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Wood. Statuette of a man, short wig, short kilt, hands at side. Set in separate wooden base.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2347 a C (= G 5564 A) . August 1935: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1937: accessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 18.0 cm (7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.1320

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture