Fragment of wall relief

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 7215 D

Dimensions

Other: 23.6 x 11.5 x 5 cm (9 5/16 x 4 1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1859

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Two dressed surfaces; incised relief. Red, yellow and blue pigment. Male facing left (?); leg of an ox (?); mid-section of a female figure identified by text “his mother IP…”.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, 7215 D. 1925: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition