Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5412 (debris in room)
Other: 5.7 x 5 x 1.4 cm (2 1/4 x 1 15/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Throne fragment, top portion of incised ‘ankh’ sign with blue paint. Two finished flat exterior surfaces.
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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition