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Serving statuette, arm and leg fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7715 top

Dimensions

Overall: 3.3 x 1.7 x 2.7 cm (1 5/16 x 11/16 x 1 1/16 in.) Overall: 3.8 x 4.1 x 1.4 cm (1 1/2 x 1 5/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37-5-72a-b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Fragment of a bent leg(a) and fragment of a left arm and shoulder, perhaps both belonging to squatting servant figure 37-5-71.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7715 top. 1937: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition