Fragment of head

Egyptian
Old Kingdom (?)
2649–2134 B.C.?


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2385, room B

Dimensions

Other: 7 x 8.5 cm (2 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-205

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of head in two pieces with long hair, eye, and ear in profile. Found with Giza sculpture fragments.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2385, room B. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–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