Base fragment of a statuette (showing feet)

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 52

Dimensions

Height x depth: 10.5 x 18.3 cm (4 1/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2428

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Diorite base fragment of a statuette showing feet. It is a coarse-grained material. It shows the toes of the figure and part of the sandals he is wearing. It is incised with hieroglyphics. It is broken and battered.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 52. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition