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Inscribed fragment

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Rectilinear fragment with two flat surfaces meeting to form an edge of a throne or base. Front surface is inscribed with two sets of "ka" arms. There is a partial "khenty" sign and t above.

Provenance

From Giza, Debris on top of mastaba G 7692. 1928;Excavated by the Harvard University–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 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 8.3 x 5.6 x 7.4 cm (3 1/4 x 2 3/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1383

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture