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Royal sculpture fragment

Large sculpture exterior fragment, surface is rounded and polished with a fold to one side, possible art of an arm. "G2200 street" written on fragment in pencil.

Provenance

From Giza, street near G 2200 (= G 5080). 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra, 2520–2494 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 9.4 x 8.4 x 5.4 cm (3 11/16 x 3 5/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2044

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture