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Statue fragment

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Fragment of statue. Leg? Black granodiorite.

Provenance

From Giza, east of mastaba G2370. 1933: 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, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 4.8 x 5.1 cm (2 3/16 x 1 7/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

33.1102

Medium or Technique

Granodiorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture