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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

Other: 4.5 x 2.6 x 0.8 cm (1 3/4 x 1 x 5/16 in.) Other: 4.2 x 2.3 x 0.6 cm (1 5/8 x 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1751.36

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Two slivers of curved exterior body surface fragments.

Provenance

From Giza. G 5412 (debris in room). 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