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This corner fragment executed in raised relief depicts at the top a pair of feet facing left and another foot behind. There are hieroglyphs below, including a reed leaf. The second register depicts two large-scale hieroglyphs reading 'iaw' giving the name of the long-horned cow. Also there is...

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From Giza, mastaba G 5110, from sand in offering room and in street in front of G 5110. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

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Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,


Giza, Egypt


Overall: 29 x 32.5 x 10 cm (11 7/16 x 12 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief