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The decoration is in raised relief with the heads of three men facing right. The face of the first man on the right is missing. Above them are hieroglyphs in three horizontal registers.


From Giza, near G 2461.1912: 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. (Accession date: April 28, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Other: 26 x 33 x 7.7 cm (10 1/4 x 13 x 3 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief