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Fragments of a sculpture

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura
2532–2510 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2370 B surface debris

Dimensions

Overall: 12.4 x 17.8 x 9.8 cm (4 7/8 x 7 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-84

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Three fragments of body and shoulder (glued together).

Provenance

From Giza G2370B surface debris. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
History of Ownership: From Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition