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Fragment of seated statuette

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Fragment of seated statuette.

Provenance

From Giza, 5230 between stones of wall. 1914 : 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, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 6 x 3.4 x 10.4 cm (2 3/8 x 1 5/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1699.3

Medium or Technique

Red granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture