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This fragment has incised hieroglyphs including part of an invocation offering. The cartouche of Khufu appears as part of the personal name "Khufu-akhet - xxx."

Provenance

From Giza, debris east of G 2200 = G 5080. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 32 x 38 x 13 cm (12 5/8 x 14 15/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.1490

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief