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Statue of a standing man

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.540

Accession Number

34.51

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Limestone. Standing statuette of a man. Uninscribed. Pillar at back. Ankles and feet missing. Traces of plaster.

Provenance

From Giza. G 1673 "a". Street in far western cemetery. 1932: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition