Nepthys statuette fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7540 X-II, in debris

Dimensions

Width x height: 1 x 2 cm (3/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1977

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Part of a faience figure of goddess Nepthys, below torso missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7540 X-II, in debris. 1927: 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