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Fragment of offering table ?

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I 357

Dimensions

Overall: 7.2 x 10 x 2.9 cm (2 13/16 x 3 15/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2005

Medium or Technique

Gneiss

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Flat fragment, finished top and bottom. Inscribed with straight bar.

Provenance

From Giza. Menkaura Valley Temple, I 357. Excavated by the Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition