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Serving statuette, leg

Fragment of right leg of yellow limestone, fragment includes lower thigh, knee and part of calf, probably belonging to 38-4-17.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2088 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

Block: 9.4 x 2.4 x 2.9 cm (3 11/16 x 15/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.2156

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture