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Relief fragment

Fragment of relief with two quadrupeds in very low raised relief on one edge.

Provenance

From Giza G 4000. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 58.5 x 14 x 38.5 cm (23 1/16 x 5 1/2 x 15 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25-12-308

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief