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Fragment of wall relief

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One fragment of raised relief depicting the back of leg and calf area of a woman's dress with green pigment. Joins with 24-11-286a.2=27.2052.16; 24-11-286d= 27.2052.13; and 24-11-286j=27.2052.14.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7000, N of G 7131. 1924: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 5 x 7.5 x 5 cm (1 15/16 x 2 15/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.2052.15

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief