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Base fragment of a statuette (showing feet)

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Diorite base fragment of a statuette showing feet. It is a coarse-grained material. It shows the toes of the figure and part of the sandals he is wearing. It is incised with hieroglyphics. It is broken and battered.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x depth: 10.5 x 18.3 cm (4 1/8 x 7 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2428

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture