Fragment of seated female statuette

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Hard debris E face mastaba G 4520

Dimensions

Other: 13 x 10.1 x 19.8 cm (5 1/8 x 4 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1455

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Part of inscribed base, proper right, and lower part of limestone statuette. Seated female figure (cf 14-3-31). Incised hieroglyphs: “His wife, the venerated one, Hathor-en-ankh”. HU-MFA Expedition Photo No. C5731.

Provenance

From Giza . Hard debris E face of mastaba G4520. 1914 : 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