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Fragment of a non-royal sculpture (right leg)

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street N of mastaba G 4820

Dimensions

Overall: 4.6 x 13.2 x 1.8 cm (1 13/16 x 5 3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1187.1

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of alabaster belonging to 14-2-2, three sculpted polished surfaces. Part of 24.603(?), right leg.

Provenance

From Giza. Street N of mastaba G 4820. 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