Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2382
Other: 11.5 × 6.5 cm (4 1/2 × 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
One sculpted, polished surface fragment.
From Giza. G2382. Originally thought to be a tomb, but now known to be a jumbled deposit of limestone blocks from nearby court tomb. 1913: 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