Lintel fragment of Nyshepsesnisut
Old Kingdom. Late dynasty 5–early dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4521
Other: 13.5 x 25 x 6.5 cm (5 5/16 x 9 13/16 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment, inscribed with the name “Nyshepsesnisut” derives from a lintel in his tomb.
From Giza, G 4521. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition