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Headrest

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, dynasty 5–6
2465–2152 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .177 Length: .082 W.

Accession Number

13.3129

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Limestone; base for headrest.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: Giza G 2360 A

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition