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Sculpture fragments

Two fragments of toes from left foot, not joined, but each fragment with remnants of glue from a previous joining. One fragment has three toes and the other has only one. Fragments are certainly from the same foot, but there is a toe missing in between them.


From Giza. G5230. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,


Giza, Egypt


Larger: 5 x 5 x 0.2 cm (1 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 1/16 in.) Smaller: 4.6 x 4.9 x 1.1 cm (1 13/16 x 1 15/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Black granite


The Ancient World