Statue fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2347 X (= G 5562 A) debris of pit itself

Dimensions

Overall: 18.8 x 8.4 x 4.9 cm (7 3/8 x 3 5/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1161.2

Medium or Technique

Red Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One of two fragments of statue: left upper arm.

Provenance

From Giza, pit, G2347 X (= G5562A) debris of pit itself. 1933; 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