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Statuette fragment (feet)

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Fragment of a statuette of black granite, originally depicting a seated figure; end of base with feet and toes remain. Base somewhat battered with fragments broken off and missing.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb G 2320, serdab. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x length: 6.4 x 10.8 x 12.4 cm (2 1/2 x 4 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3158

Medium or Technique

Black granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture