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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: 6 x 5.8 x 3.4 cm (2 3/8 x 2 5/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2357

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One sculpted polished surface, fragment of arm.

Provenance

From Giza. Street G 7000 Debris of subsidiary pyramid GI-6. 1924; 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