Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2326 C / in upper debris
Overall: 5 x 3 x 6.6 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/16 x 2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; thumb, first finger and side of hand, grasping a handkerchief (?).
From Egypt, Giza, tomb G 2326 C / in upper debris. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition