Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, N of subsidiary pyramid G 1-b

Dimensions

Overall: 39 x 23 x 27 cm (15 3/8 x 9 1/16 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24-11-546

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This fragment in raised relief depicts portions of hieroglyphs above a small portion of the right end of a boat on the water.

Provenance

From Giza, N of subsidiary pyramid G1-b. 1924: 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