Fragment of wall relief

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


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

Dimensions

Overall: 21.5 x 18.5 x 10.5 cm (8 7/16 x 7 5/16 x 4 1/8 in.) Other: 14.4 x 16.4 x 7.3 cm (5 11/16 x 6 7/16 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-11-286c.2

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This is the second fragment of 24-11-286c that depicts the lidded vessel being held by the man with the hieroglyphs above. It is a corner fragment with green rectangles with blue outlines that are no longer visible.

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