Limestone. Standing figure of Babaef. Head missing. Left arm somewhat weathered. Traces of red color. Broken in two at ankles. Inscribed on base with name and titles.
From Giza, tomb G 5230. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Egyptian, Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 4–early Dynasty 5, 2575–2323 B.C.
Overall: 147.3 x 36.5 x 62.5 cm, 362.9 kg (58 x 14 3/8 x 24 5/8 in., 800 lb.) Framed (Aluminium pallet base(A)with attaching vertical post in back): 10.2 x 68.6 x 72.4 cm (4 x 27 x 28 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique