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Serving statuette, hand

Fragment of hand of larger serving statuette; 3 fingers delineated; traces of yellow paint. Found in box of fragments Eg.Inv.11239

Provenance

From Giza, G2088 Chapel. 1938: 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, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 3.6 x 4 x 2 cm (1 7/16 x 1 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.2154

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture