Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7100 S, debris, originally from N chapel

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 13 x 3.5 cm (5 5/16 x 5 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-72

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This is a fragment executed in raised relief depicting part of two large scale hieroglyphs of quail chick and ka arms, originally part of name Tuka, son of Khufukhaf.

Provenance

From Giza, street G 7100 S, debris, originally from N chapel, mastaba G 7130-7140: G 7130. 1926 :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