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Head of male from triad of Pehenptah

Head and shoulder fragment of limestone statuette, male figure, part of triad 13.4330 [PHn-ptH] Pehenptah.

Provenance

From Giza G2400 surface. Originally from G 2320 (=G 5280) serdab. 1912:Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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, Dynasty 5–6, 2465–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

13.3160

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture