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Fragments of standing male statuette

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Limestone; leg and head with close fitting corrugated wig, ears covered; colored.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: 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: G 2501 / front

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3152

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture