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Royal sculpture fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
2520–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, street near G 2200 (= G 5080)

Dimensions

Other: 9.4 x 8.4 x 5.4 cm (3 11/16 x 3 5/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2044

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Large sculpture exterior fragment, surface is rounded and polished with a fold to one side, possible art of an arm. “G2200 street” written on fragment in pencil.

Provenance

From Giza, street near G 2200 (= G 5080). 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition