Figure of a bound captive

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2350–2170 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2378 A

Dimensions

Height: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3459

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Small kneeling captive. Wood. Arms bound behind back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, tomb of Senedjemibmehi (G 2378 A), chamber. 1913: 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