Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Trench S end of mastaba G 5110

Dimensions

Overall: 44 x 25 x 10 cm (17 5/16 x 9 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-1-24

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This fragment of wall relief depicts red painted hieroglyphs in three vertical columns.

Provenance

From Giza, trench S end of mastaba G 5110. 1915: 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