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Fragment of wall relief

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Fragment in raised relief. Part of lap, knee, thigh with kilt and tie, lower part of chest and one hand on one knee. Traces of red pigment.


From Egypt, Giza, St. 7400 west of S end of 7510 in front of 7430 below level of crude brick Ptolemaic wall. 1925: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,


Giza, Egypt


Other: 18 x 8.5 x 1 cm (7 1/16 x 3 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief