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Relief of Princess Meretites III

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6 blocks (partly fragmentary) from east wall of G 7650, showing Princess Meretites III and several lines of inscription with traces of color.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 7650, east wall. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1937: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu or later, 2551–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 105 x 68.5 cm (41 5/16 x 26 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2620

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief