Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7050 B
Other: 16 x 8.4 x 5 cm (6 5/16 x 3 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Two sculpted polished surfaces, one with parallel ridges and other with asymmetrical, interesting sections of paralled ridges.
From Giza. Pit G 7050 B. 1926; Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition