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Fragment of a block statue

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7450, from debris of pit in room 1

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 12.5 x 8 cm (5 1/2 x 4 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

27-4-1037

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This fragment from the side of a block statue shows a portion of the leg, hand, and traces of hieroglyphic inscriptions. The text is part of a ‘hetep di neswt’ to Anubis. This is part of 27-4-1038.

Provenance

From Giza, G7450, from radim of pit in room 1. 1927: 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.
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Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition