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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.

Dimensions

Other: a)12.2 x 4.1 cm (4 13/16 x 1 5/8 in.) Other: b) 9.2 x 8.4 cm (3 5/8 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-12-64.1

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Two sculptural fragments, each with one sculpted, polished surface.

Provenance

From Giza. G 6523, debris. 1914: 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