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Sculpture fragment

Tip of beard from royal statuette.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7100 N mastaba 7111. 1925: 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: 3 x 2.5 x 7.1 cm (1 3/16 x 1 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1542

Medium or Technique

Gneiss

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture