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Rectangular fragment, likely part of back support of sculpture Note: object Reg. 15-1-40 says only one object for 15-1-40, the arm. The piece was misnumbered (?) but pictured in BP9105 NS

Provenance

From Giza. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1915 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2520–2494 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

15-1-41.2

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture