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Servant figure

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Male figure seated on right bent leg, the left leg is bent and raised to the chest. Likely representing a man fanning and tending a fire. The hair is short cropped, with layers of curls and the head is tilted back with face looking slightly upward. The figure wears a short kilt with a waist...

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Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

H of head 7.7 cm, H of torso 16 cm, H of leg fragment 11.6 cm

Accession Number

39.834

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture