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Relief fragment

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This raised relief fragment contains finely formed hieroglyphs giving the titles 'sAb' and 'TAty' as well as a partial hieroglyph of the beak of an ibis within a 'pr' sign.

Provenance

From Giza, avenue G-1, boat pit S of subsidiary pyramid G1-a (N of G-b). 1924: 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: 30 x 40 x 17 cm (11 13/16 x 15 3/4 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-11-635

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief