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Sculpture fragment

Fragment of gneiss statue, right hand (clenched fist).

Provenance

From Giza, G 7132 Pit B. 1924: 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, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 8.4 x 5.5 x 7.1 cm (3 5/16 x 2 3/16 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2910

Medium or Technique

Gneiss

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture