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Relief fragment from tomb of Hemiunu

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Raised relief fragment with remains of finely executed but faint hieroglyphs, including a portion of a shrine and the title 'sA nswt'.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4000, stone chips at SE corner of mastaba. 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: 16.5 x 28.5 x 24 cm (6 1/2 x 11 1/4 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25-12-304a

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief