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Rectangular base of Babaef in two pieces (not joined). Red paint on feet and incsied text on base with Babaef's name and titles in hieroglyphs.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1914: 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. G5230S serdab (1) in floor.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 32 x 73.3 cm (9 13/16 x 12 5/8 x 28 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1687

Medium or Technique

White limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture