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Relief of Rudj

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This fragment in sunk relief includes two clear, horizontal registers of hieroglyphs with the remainder of the block very deteriorated. It joins 13.4334g and 35-9-7b (not yet located.) Overall 13.4334a-g forms an exterior corner from the tomb of Rudj. It is composed of three, large fitting...

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Provenance

From Giza, between G2361 - 2362 / X. 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

Overall: 61.5 x 59.8 x 15 cm (24 3/16 x 23 9/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.4334d

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief