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Tomb relief fragment

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This fragment executed in raised relief is finely-crafted with incised hieroglyphs that include the "wp" and "n" signs. The lower section is divided into registers.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb G 7530, debris in radim. 1927: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 46 x 38.5 x 17 cm (18 1/8 x 15 3/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

27-5-1

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief