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Fragment of wall relief

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One fragment of wall relief, one dressed surface with raised relief consisting of heiroglyphs, on the left a quail chick facing right, the legs of a standing female in the center, and a Newet sign on the right. (Portion of an estate name).


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,


Giza, Egypt


Other: 18.5 x 7.2 x 7.8 cm (7 5/16 x 2 13/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief