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Plaster fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7510,Chapel, Floor level of outer wall on east

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 6 cm (1 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2745

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

This is a group of six fragments of painted plaster, blue, yellow and black, from the dado of the eastern wall. Two fragments are much larger than the other four. There is also debris which contains some very small plaster fragments.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7510, Chapel, Floor level of outer wall on east (near G 7632B, chamber).1925: 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