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Fragment of the offering list of Nefer-sef-Khufu

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It depicts a kneeling man holding a jar. He wears a detailed wig. He faces to the left. There are inscriptions above him and behind him. There is an incised cartouche. The male figure and the inscription above him are done in raised relief.


From Egypt, Giza. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Giza. G 2185

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Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or Dynasty 6, 2450–2170 B.C.



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The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief