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Arm from a female statuette

Finely carved right arm similar to arm of 20.1120, with incised bracelet.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, debris between Tombs 13 and 20. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-439

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture