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Sculpture fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7110 chapel

Dimensions

Other: 5.2 x 7.5 x 10.2 cm (2 1/16 x 2 15/16 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

24.3068

Medium or Technique

Gneiss

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of seated scribe statue.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7110 chapel. 1924: 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