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13-11-38 =2 feet on base in two joining pieces. 13-11-36 =missing torso and legs of a skirted seated male, apparently with his hand resting on his knees. This is not present. The whole is in bad preservation. 13-11-36 =miscellaneous fragments from the upper body 13-11-37=clenched hand...

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Provenance

From Giza, 4140 from debris filling the chapel. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds 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

a: 13-11-38 feet 7.3 x 14 x 19.2 cm (2 7/8 x 5 1/2 x 7 9/16 in.) b 13-11-36 body fragments (largest): 4.7 x 7.5 x 5 cm (1 7/8 x 2 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5637

Medium or Technique

White limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture