Fragment of the base of a royal sculpture
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2150 A, debris of pit itself
Overall: 7 x 15 x 6.4 cm (2 3/4 x 5 7/8 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Rectilinear fragment from statue base. Top, bottom, and side finished edges of base. Top surface with partial three toes of left foot. Photo C13411_NS (alt #).
From Giza. Pit G 2150A, debris of pit itself. 1933: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition