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Royal sculpture fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
2520–2472 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, MVT I 301

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 3.4 x 9.5 cm (1 5/16 x 1 5/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1994

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of statuette appears to be portion of leg striding forward; flat edge is back part of statue

Provenance

MVT I 301.From Giza. excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition