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Serving statuette, with jar

Fragment of squatting serving statuette with jar, painted limestone. Right and left hands and left foot on jar. Possibly joining with 37-5-72a-b.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7715 a. 1937: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: 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

Overall: 2 x 1.7 x 3.8 cm (13/16 x 11/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

37.2746

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture