Head of statue
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street east of G 4140
Content: 12 x 12 x 11.1 cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Limestone. Head of a woman, wearing short wig. Traces of yellow on neck. Left eye, nose chipped. Much weathered. Pieces from the top of the head have been chipped off.
From Egypt, Giza. 1919: 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: From Giza, Street east of G 4140
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition