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Head from a statuette. Traces of red paint around nose, ears and mouth. The face is battered and the nose is partly missing.

Provenance

From Giza: G1171

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11.4 x 9.2 x 10.8 cm (4 1/2 x 3 5/8 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

27.1125

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture