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Royal sculpture fragments

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5412 (debris in room)

Dimensions

Largest: 7 x 4.5 x 1.6 cm (2 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 5/8 in.) Smallest: 0.4 x 0.4 x 0.2 cm (3/16 x 3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1751.1

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Forty-nine sculpture fragments of exterior body surface.

Provenance

From Giza. G 5412 (debris in room). 1914: 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