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Royal sculpture fragment

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Dimensions

Other: 5.8 x 11 x 11.5 cm (2 5/16 x 4 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-498

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of life-sized alabaster statue. Part of knee.

Provenance

From Giza. Giza Street G 7000. 1926: 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