Lintel fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7901 D, Chamber A

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 94.6 x 15.5 cm (3 3/4 x 37 1/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1787.2

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Long lintel fragment, split in two halves horizontally, in two fitting fragments. Top half is .1 bottom half is .2. The inscription in one horizontal band of raised relief reads from right to left. It gives partial titles of a deity, possibly Anubis (?).

Provenance

From Giza, G 7901D chamber A. 1928: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition