Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7300

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 43 x 16 cm (10 1/4 x 16 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25-1-958

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This raised relief fragment contains five divided columns of hierogpyphs reading right to left. It includes part of a prt-xrw formula. The surface is oddly corroded and textured like lizard skin.

Provenance

From Giza, street G 7300. 1925 :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