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Headrest parts

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7710 B

Accession Number

25.2533

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Square base with flaring sides, rectangular slab in two pieces, modern mend. Fluted column with no tenon for joining; pitted.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7710B. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition