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Architrave fragment from the tomb of Inti

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2291 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2338 B

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 20 x 6 cm (9 1/16 x 7 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.2033.4

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This fragment from the architrave of Inti is inscribed in sunk relief and depicts a partial trapezoidal kilt, front leg, and long staff.

Provenance

From Giza. Pit G 2338 b. 1935: 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.
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Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition