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Limestone [canopy pole socket] (cf. 25-3-232); sign [GLYPHS] near hole; in fragments ([four fitting fragments]). Illustration: No. Supplementary illustration: Yes. Supplementary illustration scale: no scale

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_25-3-237
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Classification
    Architectural elements-Miscellaneous
  • Findspot
    G 7000 X, Hetepheres I, [shaft], debris 24 cm down
  • Material
    Limestone
  • Dimensions
    Height: 18.6 cm Width: bottom: 31 cm; top: 16.9 cm Diameter: bore: 5.7 cm
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Date of Register Entry
    03/06/1925

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Full Bibliography

  • Reisner, George A., and William Stevenson Smith. The Tomb of Hetep-Heres the Mother of Cheops: a Study of Egyptian Civilization in the Old Kingdom. A History of the Giza Necropolis 2. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1955, p. 14, fig. 17 (mislabeled 25-2-237).

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