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Fragment of relief

Fragmentary inscribed block with single vertical line of sunk relief inscription in three fragments, containing part of inscription of an 'Overseer of works of the King, sole companion and royal scribe(?) in the temple of Pepy I.' It joins 13.4342a and 13.4342c.


From Giza, G 2332 A. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Overall: 50 cm (19 11/16 in.) Other: 23.5 x 30 x 13 cm (9 1/4 x 11 13/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief