Wig fragment from a statue of a man

Egyptian
Old Kingdom (?)
2649–2134 B.C.?


Findspot: Egypt, Giza?

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 11 x 8.5 cm (3 15/16 x 4 5/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

36-10-22

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Limestone fragment of top of head with wig.

Provenance

From Giza? Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt?

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition