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Relief fragment

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This raised relief fragment contains five divided columns of hierogpyphs reading right to left. It includes part of a prt-xrw formula. The surface is oddly corroded and textured like lizard skin.

Provenance

From Giza, street G 7300. 1925 :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: 26 x 43 x 16 cm (10 1/4 x 16 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25-1-958

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief