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Fragment of right arm of seated woman

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2088 room E

Dimensions

Other: 2.5 x 6.6 x 2.2 cm (1 x 2 5/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

39-4-25.2

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of right arm just above elbow to wrist. Joins with 39-4-25.1 and 38-4-15. Painted yelllow. Also joins with fragment of statue’s feet and base 38-4-9.

Provenance

From Giza, pit G 2241 B. 1939: 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