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Statuette of Kawa'ab, Eldest Son of Khufu, in Attitude of Scribe

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Lower part of seated statuette of Kawab, eldest son of Khufu, in attitude of a scribe. There is an inscription on the kilt.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza: G 7111B. [Excav. date] January 1925

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Width across knees 0.283

Accession Number

27.1127

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture