Statue of a seated woman
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 1021
Height x width x depth: 38 x 12.5 x 18 cm (14 15/16 x 4 15/16 x 7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018
Limestone. Seated female figure with remains of coloring. Upper half broken and mended.Part of left forearm missing. Right foot and corner of base anciently repaired in plaster.
From Giza, tomb G 1021. 1906: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition