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Fragment of fingers from a royal sculpture

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
2520–2472 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 1.8 x 10.3 x 4.1 cm (11/16 x 4 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2086

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One fragment with two fingers of a hand resting on fragment of a knee or lap.

Provenance

.From Giza. 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