Fragment of seated male statuette

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6
2465–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2382 / hole 1

Dimensions

Height: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3151

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of a limestone statuette of a seated male figure. Bottom of torso, upper legs, and seat remain only. In two fragments: knees and part of kilt are a separate and not attached.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb G 2382, hole 1. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition