Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7300

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 12 x 3.5 cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/4 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25-1-957

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This raised relief fragment contains a large scale finely formed walking ram. Note that the surfce is corroded and has texture 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