Serving statuette, torso

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2088 Room E; Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Other: 7.8 x 11.7 x 4.4 cm (3 1/16 x 4 5/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

38.2149

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

This fragment comes from a serving statuette of a kneeling woman, like 38-4-4 and 38-4-6.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2088 room E. 1938: 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