Corresponding halves of limestone mold

Egyptian
Late Period, Dyn. 26–Hellenistic Period (Ptolema
664–30 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: each length: 0.158 H. 0.119

Accession Number

31.783a-b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Pair of rectangular blocks with intaglio figures of Bennu-birds, one facing R (corners missing and weathered) and one L (about perfect).

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Giza [Excav. date] April 1929 / Exp. Photo.A6558

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition