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Royal sculpture fragment

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


Object Place: Egypt, Giza, Below pit G 7101H & G 7110 - 7120:G 7110

Dimensions

Other: 7.7 x 13.5 x 2.3 cm (3 1/16 x 5 5/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2728

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment with one, sculpted, polished surface; convex-curved; incised line demarcating belt of kilt (?)

Provenance

From Giza, below pit G 7101H & G 7110 - 7120: G 7110. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the divion of finds by the government of Egypt.

(accession date Jan 14, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition