Statue fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2347 X (= G 5562 A) debris of pit itself

Dimensions

Overall: 28.6 x 20 x 14 cm (11 1/4 x 7 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

33.1161.1

Medium or Technique

Red Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One of two fragments of statue: breast, right shoulder and right hand with sistrum.

Provenance

From Giza, pit, G2347 X (= G5562A) debris of pit itself. 1933: 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