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Serving statuette, arm

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7715 A

Dimensions

Overall: 1.3 x 2.6 x 1 cm (1/2 x 1 x 3/8 in.) Legacy: 6.6 x 3.3 x 2 cm (2 5/8 x 1 5/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2754

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

White limestone fragment of right arm of statuette, heavy traces of red paint.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7715A. 1937: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition