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This rectangular interior corner block has painted figures on one surface. In the center are two trees with a goat standing on its hind legs reaching toward the tree on the right. Below this scene there are two partial figures. On the right is the head and shoulder of a figure facing left. On...

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Provenance

From Giza, G 2184. 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: 49.5 x 49.5 x 17.5 cm (19 1/2 x 19 1/2 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1800

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief