Shoulder from a statue of a man

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pits G 2320 and G 2330 X

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 15.4 x 6.9 cm (3 3/4 x 6 1/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-10-8.4

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials

Fragment of left shoulder and upper part of arm. Fragments of fine alabaster statuette with apron.

Provenance

From Giza. Some in pit G 2320 W and some in pit G 2330 X. 1912 : 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