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Fragment of statuette

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I 618

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 x 7.1 x 2.4 cm (1 7/16 x 2 13/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.972

Medium or Technique

Anorthosite gneiss

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Gray speckled with black; part of one leg only; worked on two surfaces.

Provenance

From Giza. Menkaura Valley Temple, I 618. Excavated by the Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition