Statuette of Kawa'ab, Eldest Son of Khufu, in Attitude of Scribe

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Width across knees 0.283

Accession Number

27.1127

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Lower part of seated statuette of Kawab, eldest son of Khufu, in attitude of a scribe. There is an inscription on the kilt.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza: G 7111B. [Excav. date] January 1925

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition