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Ankhaf offering table fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
2520–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 7.7 x 2.5 x 4.1 cm (3 1/16 x 1 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

25-2-382.14

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

One Interior fragment, joins with 25-2-382.16 and 25-2-382.13. The top surface
is finished and slopes down to form corner of rectangular basin portion of the offering table.

Provenance

From Giza. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition