Female serving statuette
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 7530 A (Meresankh III)
Height x width x depth: 24 x 10 x 23 cm (9 7/16 x 3 15/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Small statue of a kneeling female “serving statuette” holding basket on her lap. Legs folded beneath her and soles of feet visible from the back. Head and part of the base broken off and missing. Baskets and arms damaged.
From Giza; tomb G 7530 A (Meresankh III). 1927: 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.
(Accession date: May 1, 1927)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition