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Fragment in raised relief depicting offerings in baskets, bowls, jars on jar stands some on a small offering table and an offfering stand. This joins 15-11-86.3.

Provenance

From Giza, G 5332, Chamber IV on floor.1915: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 44 x width at top 49 x 15 cm (17 5/16 x 19 5/16 x 5 7/8 in.) Overall: width at bottom 70 cm (27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-11-86.4

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief