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Fragment of head

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Fragment of head of statuette. Forehead has red-brown paint.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debis S of Mastaba G2370.1933: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6.2 x 7 x 3.4 cm (2 7/16 x 2 3/4 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1069

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture