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Royal sculpture fragment

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5412 debris in room

Dimensions

Other: 2.1 x 2.6 x 1.2 cm (13/16 x 1 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14.1751.60

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of exterior body surface, concave, smooth and polished.

Provenance

From Giza. G 5412 debris in room. 1914: 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