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Sculpture fragment; toes and part of base

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Fragment of nearly life size statue in black and white granite, part of right foot including toes and bit of base; weathered.

Provenance

From Giza, street between G 5230 (= Lepsius 40) W [(= mastaba)] and N [(= N chapel/serdab)], top sand. 1924: 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, 2649–2100 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 12 x 5.2 cm (3 x 4 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-11-3

Medium or Technique

Black and white granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture