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Fragment of rectangular white limestone slab. Traces of black paint on outside. MFA brown card. April 8.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2088 room E. 1938: 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, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 4.6 x 11.8 x 11 x 2.8 cm (1 13/16 x 4 5/8 x 4 5/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.2157

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture