Fragment of wall relief

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000, N of G 7131

Dimensions

Other, d.1=:3.1 x 12 x 10.5 cm (1 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.) Overall, d.1, d.2 and d.3: 30 x 6 x 9.8 cm (11 13/16 x 2 3/8 x 3 7/8 in.) Other, d.3 =2.9 x 19.8 x 9.7 cm (1 1/8 x 7 13/16 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.2052.13

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Three fragments of wall relief 24-11-286d.1, d.2 and d.3. Depicting a woman’s head facing right with short cropped hair. Above the head is another register with the feet of another female figure. These join with 24-11-286a.1=27.2052.15; and 24-11-286j=27.2052.14. This media includes 27.2052.13; 27.2052.14; 27.2052.15.

Provenance

From Giza, Street G 7000, N of G 7131. 1924: 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