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Statuette legs and base

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Legs and base of seated statuette of man. Name inscribed vertically on front of seat beside left leg, hands on knees, right hand closed, left hand open, palm down. Brown pigment partly preserved on upper part and outer left leg. Skirt white. Goes with 38-4-1b.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2088, Room E. 1938: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: H 24.1 x W 12.6 x D 21.9 cm (9 1/2 x 4 15/16 x 8 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.2146.1

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture