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Relief of girls boating

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Fragment of relief showing two girls on a boat in papyrus thicket. No color preserved.

Provenance

Probably from the Memphite area. By 1940: Mrs. Handasyd Cabot (acquired in Egypt "many years earlier"); 1940: given to the MFA by Mrs. Handasyd Cabot. (Accession Date: October 10, 1940)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. T. Handasyd Cabot in name of her father Raphael Pumpelly

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 30, 380–332 B.C.

Object Place for Label

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Probably from the Memphite area, Egypt

Dimensions

Height: 13.9 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

40.619

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief