Striding statue of a man

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


Object Place: Egypt, G 2185; Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .220 x .425 base. .805 H.

Accession Number

12.1483

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Limestone statue, standing: head missing: inscribed on base. Fragmentary, composed of many pieces glued together.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1912: 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.

Findspot Information: From Giza. G 2185

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition