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Statue base

Egyptian


Dimensions

17.5 x 7.6 x 2.4

Accession Number

23-11-596

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Rectangular block shaped base for a statue. Two holes for pinning in figure’s legs. Has inscription for the official Mery, seal bearer of the ruler’s house (?) and sole friend.

Provenance

Sheikh Farag: S.F.5203

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition