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Fragment of base

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Content: 5.4 x 2.6 x 7.5 cm (2 1/8 x 1 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-12-978v

Medium or Technique

Gneiss

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Base fragment of gneiss with incised inscription “KAWAB”

Provenance

From Giza. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition