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Royal sculpture fragment

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 6 x 14 x 19 cm (2 3/8 x 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14.1056

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Four fragments joined together. Piece has one smooth surface with parts of several incised hieroglyphs. Other surfaces are rought with sharp broken edges. 14-12-63 and 14-12-58 are joined together with two other fragments that do not have field numbers.
Note: alt 14-12-3.3 debris of N end of 5411
alt 14-12-58 debris of N of G5412

Provenance

From Giza. 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