Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4833 B, pit G 4833 B, shaft
Other: 9 x 6.6 x 2 cm (3 9/16 x 2 5/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Throne fragment, incised hieroglyphs with ‘nebw’ sign and ‘was’ sceptre. Two finished edges. See Smith 1957 fig. 2.
From Giza. G 4833B, pit G 4833B, shaft. 1914: 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