Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2196U chamber, reused

Dimensions

Overall: 64 x 7 x 23 cm (25 3/16 x 2 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.) Overall: Height 92 cm (36 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

35-12-40b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This is one of two joining fragments. It is executed in sunk relief with one column of hieroglyphic inscription.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 2196U chamber, reused. 1935 :Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition