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Tomb relief fragment

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Frament of wall relief depticting portions of legs and feet of human figure(s)

Provenance

From Giza, tomb 7120 chapel. 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, reign of Khufu,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.2 x 9.8 x 3.9 cm (2 1/16 x 3 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2970

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief