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Head of a man

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2152 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H 0.092

Accession Number

34.54

Medium or Technique

Granite

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Granite. Head from black granite statuette. Chin and top of head bruised. Pillar at back.

Provenance

From Giza. 1933: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition