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Relief fragment from the tomb of Sennedjemib Inti

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This fragment of finely-detailed, raised relief, depicts two registers of male offering bearers facing left. The top register contains the lower half of one figure, and the bottom register contains the head of another figure. This block joins 35.2031.

Provenance

From Giza, G2370 Tomb of Sennedjemib Inti, pit of G 2370 C. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: )

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2291 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 29.4 x 10.5 x 17.5 cm (11 9/16 x 4 1/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.2032

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief