Fragments of standing male statuette

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6
2465–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2501 / front

Dimensions

Overall: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3152

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Limestone; leg and head with close fitting corrugated wig, ears covered; colored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: G 2501 / front

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition