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Stele of Satju

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Seated figure before offering table facing right with long inscription. The figure and the name are in raised relief, but the the rest of the decoration is incised. Originally in 5 or more fragments now restored and joined.


From Giza. G 2352 B. 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 6, 2323–2150 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Overall: 33 x 63 x 9 cm (13 x 24 13/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Stele