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Head of statuette

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Head of statuette 12 joined fragments

Provenance

From Giza. Street E of mastaba G 4620, sand debris just above solid rock. (See 14-2-2, 14-2-3, 14-2-4). Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1914 : assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2520–2494 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 9 x 9.6 cm (3 3/8 x 3 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1444.4

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture