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Royal sculpture fragment

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 5110

Dimensions

Other: 6.7 x 3.1 x 1.2 cm (2 5/8 x 1 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14-12-49.42

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Throne fragment, black painted border, part of incised shape. Fragment of right-facing double crown- does not fit with Fig. 2 or Fig. 3.

Provenance

From Giza. Mastaba G 5110. 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