Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 26 x 33 x 7.7 cm (10 1/4 x 13 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5971

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief

The decoration is in raised relief with the heads of three men facing right. The face of the first man on the right is missing. Above them are hieroglyphs in three horizontal registers.

Provenance

From Giza, near G 2461.1912: 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.
(Accession date: April 28, 2005)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition