Sculpture base of Babaef
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 4–early Dynasty 5
Object Place: Egypt, G 5230 S serdab (1) in floor
Overall: 20 x 32.5 x 58.4 cm (7 7/8 x 12 13/16 x 23 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rectangular base of Babaef with two feet striding figure, broken at ankles. Base inscribed with three columns of incised hieroglyphs with Babaef’s titles. Traces of red-brown on feet.
From Egypt, Giza. 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.
Findspot Information: From Giza. G5230S serdab (1) in floor.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition