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Head of statue

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Head of statuette. Nose, part of left cheek, and back of head broken off. Face painted red. Object has an additional 4D written on it.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of chamber of G2200B. 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: 8.4 x 6.4 x 8.2 cm (3 5/16 x 2 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.1073

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture