Fragmentary statue of a boy

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 8.6 x 8.1 x 9.2 cm (3 3/8 x 3 3/16 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2009

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of nude boy with portion of legs, thighs to above knees, and portion of plinth in back. Striding figure. Thick paint, tan on legs and black on plinth.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza (provenance unknown): 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