Column capital fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza?

Dimensions

Other: 14 x 72.5 cm (5 1/2 x 28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5907

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Columns and capitals

A horizontal section of a papyrus bundle capital. On each rounded area there is an incised triangular relief pattern, representing leaves.

Provenance

On shelf labeled "Nekhebu G2381/2", From Giza(?). Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: )

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition