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Provenance

Findspot Information: Giza, western cemetery, tomb G 2094, shaft A, Reisner excavations, September 11, 1936.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reigns of Niuserra to Is, 2455–2371 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

2000.818

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture