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Relief fragment Kanefer and his wife

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This fragment in raised relief depicts the right hip of the wife of Kanefer facing right. It is only a small fragment from the top of object 32-12-12.2.

Provenance

From Giza, Debris between G 2150 and 2170. Originally from G 2150, part of chapel north wall, west end. 1932: 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: 16 x 17.2 x 5 cm (6 5/16 x 6 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

32-12-12.1

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief