Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of mastaba G 4520
Overall: 4.3 x 7.1 x 1.6 cm (1 11/16 x 2 13/16 x 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fragment of small-scale statuette, finely modeled and sculpted fragment of man’s right side of chest. Lightly-incised nipple visible.
N of mastaba G 4520. 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