Fragment of hieroglyphic relief

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Nabasha

Dimensions

Width x length: 9.4 x 12 cm (3 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

87.665

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

It is made of light brown limestone. It has parts of hieroglyphs in raised relief. The lines are well preserved.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha. 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887. (Accession date: June 1, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription