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Relief fragment of Akhetmernisut

Egyptian


Findspot: Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 65.5 x 47.5 x 14.5 cm (25 13/16 x 18 11/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.6040

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief

This fragment contains five columns of hieroglylphs in sunk relief. Below facing right are a male followed by a female. The figures are painted not carved and are extremely faint.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb of Akhmeretnesut, G 2184. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition