Royal sculpture fragment

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of mastaba G 2370

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 8.2 x 5.6 cm (1 15/16 x 3 1/4 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1070

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One sculpted, polished surface fragment possibly from arm or leg. Photo C13411_NS (alt #).

Provenance

From Giza. Debris of mastaba G 2370. 1933: 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