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Tomb relief fragment-head of a man

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Head of a bearded man wearing a wig that covers his ears.

Provenance

From Giza, debris north of Pyr. Ib. 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 Khafra,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

24.2491

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief