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Horse and rider statuette

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From Railway point 5,South of Mastaba G 7520, in

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 4 x 1.3 cm (2 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.1671

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Dark blue glaze. Much chipped. Two mended fragments of figure of horse and rider.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from Railway point 5, South of Mastaba G 7520, in Mar. 1927: 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