Statuette of a man

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2347 a C (= G 5564 A)

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.192

Accession Number

37.1321

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Wood. Striding figure of a man, short black hair, eye painted. Long kilt, the flap of which he holds in his right hand. Set in a separate wooden base.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2347 a C (= G 5564 A). August 1937: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition