Pair statue of Nefu and Khenetemsetju
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Niuserra to Unas
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, tomb G 7946
Height x width x depth: 73.6 x 33.3 x 30.4 cm (29 x 13 1/8 x 11 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
George D. and Margo Behrakis Gallery (Gallery 207)
Inscribed for Nefu and Khenmetsetju. Man at left standing left foot advanced; woman at right with feet together, left arm round man’s waist and right across body. Color partly preserved; some incrusted dirt. Base completed by two attached pieces, one broken.
From Giza, tomb G 7946. 1931: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1931: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1931)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition