Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 6 G 4734 A, shaft (originally from G 4750)

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 35 x 14 cm (11 13/16 x 13 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14-2-13b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This fragment in raised relief has three divided columns of hieroglyphs. The ‘mr’ sign is visible in the middle register.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 6 G 4734A, shaft (originally from G 4750). 1914: 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