Base fragment of pair statue

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 6020, in drift sand about 2m near door

Dimensions

Other: 13.5 x 24 x 6.2 cm (5 5/16 x 9 7/16 x 2 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2748

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Statuette base fagment of two standing male figures, inscribed. Traces of red and black, a small piece of stone mended into slot in front under title [wab nswt].

Provenance

From Giza, G6020, in drift sand about 2m near door. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition