Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Between mastabas G 5100 and G 5230
Other: 5.2 x 3.2 x 4.1 cm (2 1/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Sculpture fragment, two pieces joined, beard with horizontal parallel ridges. Part of Smith’s reconstruction.
From Giza. Between mastabas G 5110 and G 5230 W [(=mastaba)], sand in floor of debris, strip 2. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition