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Sculpture fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5230

Dimensions

Larger: 5 x 5 x 0.2 cm (1 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 1/16 in.) Smaller: 4.6 x 4.9 x 1.1 cm (1 13/16 x 1 15/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1694

Medium or Technique

Black granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Two fragments of toes from left foot, not joined, but each fragment with remnants of glue from a previous joining. One fragment has three toes and the other has only one. Fragments are certainly from the same foot, but there is a toe missing in between them.

Provenance

From Giza. G5230. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition