Head of Seshemnefer II
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2200 B (=5080)
Height: 24.5 cm (9 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
George D. and Margo Behrakis Gallery (Gallery 207)
Red granite head from life-size statue with traces of red paint on iris of eyes, probably of Seshem-Nofer.
From Giza, G 2200 B (=5080). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1912: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 5, 1912)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition