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Lintel fragment

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Long lintel fragment, split in two halves horizontally, in two fitting fragments. Top half is .1 bottom half is .2. The inscription in one horizontal band of raised relief reads from right to left. It gives partial titles of a deity, possibly Anubis (?).


From Giza, G 7901D chamber A. 1928: 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,


Giza, Egypt


Overall: 9.5 x 94.6 x 15.5 cm (3 3/4 x 37 1/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief