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Relief of Rudj

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This inscribed block of Rudj is executed in sunk relief. It includes four, horizontal registers of hieroglyphs above one complete and two, partial figures. The complete figure in the center of the three is female and is identified as Rudj's sister. The partial figure on the right is male, but...

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Provenance

From Giza, angle between G2361 - 2362 / X (left part). 1913. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. Accession date June 27, 2005.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 60.5 x 36 x 15.1 cm (23 13/16 x 14 3/16 x 5 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4334b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief