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Fragments of alabaster sphinx paws from Menkaure valley temple: top row middle: fragment from [under room I 10] 10-1-9 (= published no. 47b = MFA 47.2046); bottom row: [room I 19 upper debris] 10-1-14 (= published no. 47a = MFA 47.2172, two fitting fragments forming four lion toes)

Details

  • ID
    HUMFA_C5185_NS
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Subjects
    Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: Menkaure valley temple
  • Date
    08/15/1913
  • Problems/Questions
    VERIFIED: description corrected to read as above based on publication; registration numbers based on publication pp. 37, 114 (no registration records from this date); MFA accession numbers verified; Reisner reference verified
  • Photographer
    Mohammed Shadduf (expedition photographer)

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