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Relief of Rudj

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One fragment of sunk relief with two partial hieroglyphs. The surface is very worn. Overall 13.4334a-g forms an exterior corner from the tomb of Rudj. It is composed of three, large fitting fragments: 1.- 3.=13.4334a,b,c and four smaller fragments: 4)13.4334d =35-8-76a 5)13.4334e...

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Provenance

From Giza, SE of G2360, in debris in angle 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: 25 x 8.5 x 16.5 cm (9 13/16 x 3 3/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.4334e

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief