Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
Object Place: Egypt, Pit G 7757 A (Kheperre)Embedded in cement around; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7757 A (Kheperre)
Length: 6.0 cm (2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It consists of a fragmentary and friable mud brick broken into several pieces. Also included are a bag containing a piece of a plaster and a bag of debris.
From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre). Embedded in cement around coffin in room X. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1987: accessioned by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition