ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL ART
...Augustus, Roman, imperial period, first or second century CE, 17 (2nd floor, Roman gallery, on pedestal in the middle of one long wall; 99.344; Map: orange, gallery 213.
Roman power was manifested in its art. Emperors from the cultic roman empire... Ancient and medieval art Reserve Head of Nofer, Giza tomb G 2110A, Dynasty 4, 2602-2575 BCE, 10 11/16” high (Second floor, Old Kingdom Egyptian gallery off rotunda, look for one of the white heads in a glass case 06.1886; Map: orange, gallery 207.
It is difficult to know exactly how Nofer looked like but from the reserve head found in tomb at Giza, it can be argued that Nofer had large aquiline nose. This element is featured on the door-jump of his chapel...