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Shoulder from a statue of a man

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Fragment of left shoulder and upper part of arm. Fragments of fine alabaster statuette with apron.

Provenance

From Giza. Some in pit G 2320 W and some in pit G 2330 X. 1912 : 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: 9.5 x 15.4 x 6.9 cm (3 3/4 x 6 1/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-10-8.4

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archaeological materials