False door lintel from the tomb of Nofer
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of Tomb G 1461
Overall: 68 kg, 20.3 x 83.8 x 20.3 cm (150 lb., 8 x 33 x 8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018
Drum lintel from tomb of Nofer, inscribed with his name and titles.
From Giza, debris of tomb G 1461. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition