Left arm of a statue

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F./12

Dimensions

Length (to elbow): 16.5 cm (6 1/2 in.) Length (to fingers): 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3553

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Wooden left arm of a statue. It is mortised at the elbow and shoulder, with a pin at the elbow. The wood is cracked in some areas. cf.13.3552.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 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: From Sheikh Farag. S.F. / 12

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition