Royal sculpture fragments
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, surface debris in front of pit G 2370 B and abou
Other: 6.4 x 9.6 cm (2 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Two fragments joined. Both smooth and rounded, possibly an arm or leg? Smaller fragment has ridged carving, possibly from lappet or kilt?
From Giza, surface debris in front of pit G 2370 B and about G 2382 A, and in G 2382 A. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition