Fragment of statuette, hand on knee

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 2384N

Dimensions

Other: 5.8 x 1.2 x 10 cm (2 5/16 x 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-40

Medium or Technique

Liimestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Left knee with outspread hand, palm down, on seated male statuette.

Provenance

From Giza, 2384N . 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