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Fragment of offering table ?

Flat fragment finished top and bottom. Inscription. Joins with Eg. Inv. 11261.1.

Provenance

From Giza. Menkaura Valley Temple, I 331. Excavated by the Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 8.9 x 3 cm (2 3/8 x 3 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.2004

Medium or Technique

Gneiss

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects