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Headless striding statue of Minnefer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2500–2350 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2421

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 120 cm W. 38 cm TH. 57 cm

Accession Number

37.2740

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Limestone. Headless striding figure of Minnefer wearing plain kilt. Group of painted dots in front suggests a bead apron. Name and titles on base. Found with 37.637 and 37.639.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza, tomb G 2421

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition