Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 5110, sand in offering room and in str
Overall: 29 x 32.5 x 10 cm (11 7/16 x 12 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This corner fragment executed in raised relief depicts at the top a pair of feet facing left and another foot behind. There are hieroglyphs below, including a reed leaf. The second register depicts two large-scale hieroglyphs reading ‘iaw’ giving the name of the long-horned cow. Also there is the top of a man’s head facing left.
From Giza, mastaba G 5110, from sand in offering room and in street in front of G 5110. 1914: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition