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Fragments of alabaster royal statues: [G 5223 A] 14-12-72a (= MFA 14.1753.1, part of wrist and pleated kilt), [vicinity of NE corner of G 5330 and E of G 5230 N] 14-12-1 (face) + 14-11-206 (throat and lower part of right ear) (= MFA 21.351), [G 5110] 14-12-49b (= MFA 21.951a + MFA 21.951e, two fitting fragments of left half of face), [G 5223 A] 14-12-71 (= MFA 21.951b + MFA 21.951c + MFA 21.951d, three fitting fragments of left shoulder, chest, and upper arm), 14-12-72b (= MFA 14.1753.2, part of right shoulder)

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_A2279_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: G 5330, G 5230, G 5110, G 5223
  • Date
    08/19/1915
  • Remarks
    Related fragments probably from one statue: 14-12-49b (two fitting fragments of proper left half of face) = MFA 21.951a and MFA 21.951e + 14-12-71 (three fitting fragments of proper left shoulder, chest, upper arm) = MFA 21.951b and MFA 21.951c and MFA 21.951d + 14-12-72a (proper right wrist and part of pleated kilt) = MFA 14.1753.1 + 14-12-72b (proper right shoulder) = MFA 14.1753.2 + 14-11-107.1 (part of beard) = MFA 14.1693.1 + 14-12-65.2 (part of pleated kilt) = MFA 14.1751.2 + 14-12-65.21 and 14-12-65.24 (part of proper right side of nemes wig and lappet) = MFA 14.1751.21 and MFA 14.1751.24 + 14-12-65.81 (part of proper left lappet) + 14-12-65.82 (part of proper left side of nemes wig). Head of alabaster statue attributed to Khafre: 14-12-1 (face) + 14-11-206 (throat) + unidentified fragment (part of back of head/nemes headdress with tip of uraeus tail) = MFA 21.351 + 33-2-204 (part of top of head with uraeus) = MFA 33.1113.
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: 14-12-49 references this photo (14-12-49b left half of face), added to description; identifications verified based on object register; MFA accession numbers verified
  • Photographer
    Mohammedani Ibrahim

Tombs and Monuments 4

  • G 5110

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5223

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5230

    • Site Name Western Cemetery
  • G 5330

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Finds 6

Unpublished Documents 1

People 1

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