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Seated statuette of Nekhebu

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Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2381. 1912-13: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: 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 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 46 x 18.7 x 29.2 cm (18 1/8 x 7 3/8 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.3161a-b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture