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Relief of kneeling woman

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This fragment in raised relief depicts the thigh, left elbow and upside down foot of a female figure seated on her heel facing left. In the register below are two partial hieroglyphs a reed leaf and another partial vertical sign.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7560a.1929: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 22.8 x 13.8 x 7.5 cm (9 x 5 7/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2503

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief