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Striding statue of a man

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Limestone statue, standing: head missing: inscribed on base. Fragmentary, composed of many pieces glued together.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1912: 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. Findspot Information: From Giza. G 2185

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .220 x .425 base. .805 H.

Accession Number

12.1483

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture