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Relief of procession of estates from the tomb of Ankhaf

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This fragment in finely-detailed, raised relief is separated into two sections (see general scene overview). The lower section depicts a horizontal band of hieroglyphs giving the titles of Ankh-haf. The upper section depicts portions of the feet and legs of three figures facing left. On the...

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From Giza, tomb G 7510 Ankhaf, interior chapel. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–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, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu to Khafra, 2551–2494 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Height: 88.5 cm (34 13/16 in.);Other: 47 x 56.5 x 22.1 cm

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The Ancient World


Architectural elements, Relief