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This fragment in raised relief contains five columns of hieroglyphs separated by raised bands. The hieroglyphs include a small shrine and the qrst sign.

Provenance

From Giza, street G 7300, mastaba G 7310-7320 (exterior chapel). 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: 33 x 43 x 15 cm (13 x 16 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25-1-755

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief