Lintel of Djaty

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2337 x

Dimensions

Width x length: 51.0 x 171.0 cm (20 1/16 x 67 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.446

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements

Inscribed lintel of Djati. Sunk relief.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2337 x. (Division list 1927 B No. 3). July, 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1927: received by the MFA.
(Accession Date: July 7, 1927)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition