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Serving statuette, with vessel

Painted white limestone fragment of larger servant figure (drum-shaped object with hand on each side). May 21, MFA Brown Card.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7715. 1937: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 6.5 x 6 x 6 cm (2 9/16 x 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.2750

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture