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Headrest

Very roughly carved and unfinished. Broken in two pieces, now mended.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit debris G 2220 B. 1933: excavated by the Harvard University–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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height approximately 19 cm

Accession Number

33.1067

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture