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Throne fragment, end of large scale 'was' sceptre, incised, facing right. Belongs to Horus figure? 14-12-49.27

Provenance

From Giza. G 5110. Mastaba G 5110, serdab offering room and space in front of mastabas also two pieces in pit G 5211A. 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, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra, 2520–2494 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 3.8 x 3.3 x 1.4 cm (1 1/2 x 1 5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14-12-49.3

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture