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Fragment of a serving statuette of a woman grinding grain

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 4520 hard debris

Dimensions

Other: 10 x 12.5 x 2.5 cm (3 15/16 x 4 15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

14.1456

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

2 fragments of base of statuette. Fits with 14-3-62.

Provenance

From Giza, 4520 hard debris. 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