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Headrest

Complete, undecorated, chipped and worn in places.

Provenance

From Giza, debris west of G 2200. 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 20.1 cm; length of base approximately 19 cm, width approximately 8.7 cm

Accession Number

33.1129

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture