Base of statuette

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

L x W x Ht: 10.9 x 7.1 x 10.5 cm (4 5/16 x 2 13/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.736

Medium or Technique

Black Granite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of statuette with base and lower legs section, striding?; front corner of base missing. Note: MVT I 368 other number on fragment.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple MVT I 368 . 1911. 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