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Relief from the tomb of Senenuka

Part of wall from tomb of Senenuka; nine stones fitting together and including two niches. (Combined from 07.1000, 1001, 1003, 1004, 1005)

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2041.1907: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1907: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: August 1, 1907)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu or Khafra, 2551–2494 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

07.1004

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief