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Fragment of head rest

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7330 B, debris, room 22

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 7.5 cm (1 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.2018

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Fragment of alabaster head rest column. Hollow inside, fluted outside.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7330 B, debris, rm.22. 1927 : excavated by the Harvard University–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