Fragmentary slab stele of Wenshet

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4832 A

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 46 cm (4 3/4 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1183

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

This is the upper left hand corner of a white limestone slab stele with hieroglyphic inscription in raised relief.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4832 A, shaft. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-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