Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Isis temple, Room H
Other: 6.3 x 10.6 x 4.4 cm (2 1/2 x 4 3/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Weathered alabaster hand from statuette, nearly complete, only portion of thumb missing. Long fingers and nail detailing shown in incision.
From Giza, Isis temple, Room H. 1926; Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition