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Base of serving statuette

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Base of serving statuette in two pieces. The grinding stone is painted red, the base is painted black. The kneeling woman is not present.

Provenance

From Giza. From G2450 B. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: Joined 30 x 10.5 cm (11 13/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-174

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture