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Royal sculpture fragment

Small sculpture fragment with one curved, sculpted surface.

Provenance

From Giza. 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, Dynasty 4, 2520–2494 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 3.8 x 7.2 x 2.7 cm (1 1/2 x 2 13/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.2132

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture