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Headless striding figure of Min-Nefer

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Limestone. Headless striding figure of MIN-NEFER, about half life-sized, name and titles incised on base, name written horizontally in 3 short lines on base in front of right and beside advanced left foot. Broken in two pieces through knees and small fragment of right knee broken out, otherwise...

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Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza, G 2421 serdab

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, second half,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 62 x 22 x 30 cm (24 7/16 x 8 11/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.639

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture