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Mud sealing

One of three fragments of inscribed mud sealings: Hard mud with one impressioon on face and string impression on back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of burial chamber G1457A. 1934: 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

Overall: 1.8 x 0.4 x 2.2 cm (11/16 x 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

34-12-8b

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions