Relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2375 chapel, S wall

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 8 x 8.5 cm (8 11/16 x 3 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

35-11-97b

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

One corner fragment with two adjacent surfaces is raised relief. There is a large ‘nefer’ sign on the left surface and a standing male figure on the right surface. Both sides are oriented right to left. Corner fragment 35-11-97b does not join directly to 35-11-97a but they are part of the same corner.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2375 chapel, S wall. 1935: 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