Fragments of seated figure

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Between mastabas G 5110 and G 5230

Dimensions

Other: 10 x 20 x 21.8 cm (3 15/16 x 7 7/8 x 8 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1695.3

Medium or Technique

Red granite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Side of throne of seated figure, showing figure’s right arm, hand, and right leg, upper surface of all is damaged. This fragment and 14-11-111a,b are part of same statue.

Provenance

From Giza, between mastabas G 5110 (= Lepsius 44) and G 5230 (= Lepsius 40), strip 3 and in pit. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition