Statuette of Nykaure
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 1033 A
Height: 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)
Statuette, inscribed in ink on bottom, “the royal acquaintance, Ni-kau-re.” Colors well preserved.
Giza, tomb G 1033 A. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1906: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: November 8, 1906)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition