Sculpture fragment; toes and part of base

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street between G 5230 and chapel/serdab

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 12 x 5.2 cm (3 x 4 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-11-3

Medium or Technique

Black and white granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of nearly life size statue in black and white granite, part of right foot including toes and bit of base; weathered.

Provenance

From Giza, street between G 5230 (= Lepsius 40) W [(= mastaba)] and N [(= N chapel/serdab)], top sand. 1924: 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