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Fragments of a non-royal sculpture

Fragments of fine alabaster statuette with apron. Two fragments glued together with one sloping, smooth and polished surface and one flat edge. "G 2330" penciled on.

Provenance

From Giza. Some in pit G 2320 W and some in pit G 2330 X. 1912 : 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

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 13.3 x 2.6 cm (3 15/16 x 5 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

12-10-8.6

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture