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Tomb relief fragment

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Fragment of wall relief depicting two human figures and cartouche of king Khufu.

Provenance

From Giza, north of pyramid 1A. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 15.3 x 4.5 cm (5 1/2 x 6 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2709

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief