Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 5223 A
Other: 1.5 x 6.3 cm (9/16 x 2 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fragment of upper left side of head. Joined to 21.951a and two pieces marked 14-12-49 to form incomplete left side of face.
From Giza. In mouth of pit 5223A. 1921; 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