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Royal sculpture fragment

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2330 (=G 5380)0

Dimensions

Other: 19 x 12.4 x 5.4 cm (7 1/2 x 4 7/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

12-10-9

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment with two sculpted polished surfaces, one finished surface on either side of fragment defining total depth of object.

Provenance

From Giza. Pit G2330 (=G5380)0. 1912: 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