Royal sculpture fragments

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 5110

Dimensions

Other: 11.5 x 8.5 x 3.5 cm (4 1/2 x 3 3/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14-12-49.43

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Throne fragment, corner fragment. Black borderline, two partial incised hieroglyphs (3 joining pieces- 2 joined).

Provenance

From Giza. Mastaba G 5110. 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