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Royal sculpture fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
2520–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5412 debris in room

Dimensions

Other: 2.2 x 6 x 1.8 cm (7/8 x 2 3/8 x 11/16 in.) Other: 0.5 x 0.9 x 0.1 cm (3/16 x 3/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1751.66

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

18 tiny fragments and flakes, plus 6 fragments of sculpture interior.

Provenance

From Giza. G 5412 debris in room. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition