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Royal sculpture fragment

Fragment of statuette's left foot, with stumps of big and second toes visible.

Provenance

Pit G4710A. 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, reign of Khafra or Menka, 2520–2472 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 7.3 x 2.2 cm (1 15/16 x 2 7/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1450

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture