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Tomb relief fragment

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This irregular raised relief fragment depicts the bent arm and hand of an offering bearer and part of a basket of food (?) There is also the fragmentary braided border of a cartouche.

Provenance

From Giza, G7752Z radim of pit. 1929: 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. (Accession date: )

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 27 x 11 cm (9 13/16 x 10 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29-12-141

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief