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Fragmentary face from a statuette

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2520–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street E of mastaba G 4620

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 5 x 0.9 cm (3 1/8 x 1 15/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1444.5

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of left side of face 2 joining pieces - joins 14-3-2.4

Provenance

From Giza. Street E of mastaba G 4620, sand debris just above solid rock. (See 14-2-2, 14-2-3, 14-2-4). Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition