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Fragment of seated male statuette

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Fragment of a limestone statuette of a seated male figure. Bottom of torso, upper legs, and seat remain only. In two fragments: knees and part of kilt are a separate and not attached.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb G 2382, hole 1. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6, 2465–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3151

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture