Statue of Khuienkhufu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2407 D
Height: 83.3 cm (32 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
George D. and Margo Behrakis Gallery (Gallery 207)
Limestone. Complete striding figure of Khuienkhufu, Broken at knees, right thumb and base chipped, head perfect. Short wig, semi-pleated kilt. Preserved color includes patches red on body, kilt pleats yellow; buckle green; wig, plinth and base black. Name and titles incised on base. Found with 36-4-52 (Ka-em-iset). Cairo Journal No. 67571.
From Giza, G 2407 D, thieves' debris. 1936: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: August 1, 1937)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition