Female serving statuette, grinding grain

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street W of 4520

Dimensions

Other: 9.5 x 7.1 x 6.8 cm (3 3/4 x 2 13/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1479

Medium or Technique

White limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Knees of kneeling serving figure; female grinding grain. Fits in 14-3-25.

Provenance

From Giza, Street W of 4520. 1914: 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