Memi and Sabu

The Royal Acquaintances Memi and Sabu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4 (ca. 2575-2465 BCE)
Painted limestone; H. 24 3/8 in. (62 cm)
probably from Giza
Rogers Fund, 1948 (48.111)

Photos © Joan Ann Lansberry, top: 2008, middle and bottom 2012

"This statue evokes the intimacy of Memi and his companion, Sabu, although she is set somewhat apart by her oblique gaze." So says the commentary, which I also photographed.