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Fragmentary pair statue

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Fragments of red granite standing pair statue. Two pieces joined, part of wig and eye of proper left side of head. Possibly of Babaef. Field Number 14-11-89a,b,c,d is a total of 18 fragments of a red granite standing pair statue. Additional pieces of the pair statue are part of wig and eye of...

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Provenance

From Giza. Between mastabas 5110 and 5230, strip 3 and in pit. G 5230 (= Lepsius 40), Babaef: 1914: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 15.6 x 5.7 cm (4 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1697

Medium or Technique

Red granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture