Plaster impression

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7757 A

Dimensions

Other: 11.9 x 7 x 2.9 cm (4 11/16 x 2 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2770

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Fragment impression from being packed around coffin.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) 1931: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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