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Serving statuette

Limestone serving statuette fragments. Eight fragments, plus bag of flakes. Three fragments are possible body parts; two fragments are possible base pieces with black paint; three miscellaneous, two with black paint. Found in box with 38-4-16.

Provenance

From Giza. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Largest: 3.6 x 8.2 x 0.9 cm (1 7/16 x 3 1/4 x 3/8 in.) Smallest: 2.3 x 3.5 x 1.3 cm (7/8 x 1 3/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

38-4-20

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture