Statuette fragment (feet)

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2320 / serdab

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 6.4 x 10.8 x 12.4 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3158

Medium or Technique

Black granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of a statuette of black granite, originally depicting a seated figure; end of base with feet and toes remain. Base somewhat battered with fragments broken off and missing.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb G 2320, serdab. 1913: 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.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition