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Relief fragment

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This fragment in raised relief depicts portions of hieroglyphs above a small portion of the right end of a boat on the water.

Provenance

From Giza, N of subsidiary pyramid G1-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: 39 x 23 x 27 cm (15 3/8 x 9 1/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-11-546

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief