Female serving statuette, torso

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2088, chapel

Dimensions

Overall: 9.6 x 12 x 5.7 cm (3 3/4 x 4 3/4 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

38.2148

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Torso of female serving statuette like 38-4-4 but smaller and with two necklaces painted in black lines but without pendant. Tunic with shoulder strap over left shoulder, while outlined in red and hanging down on back. MFA brown card.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2088, chapel. 1938: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition