Seated statuette

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 7838

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 33 x 8.6 cm (2 3/8 x 13 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1890

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of lower part of statuette inscribed in ink. Traces of red paint on legs. Base painted black.

Provenance

From Giza, debris from Mastaba G 7838. 1931: 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