Relief fragment

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 20 or 21
1186–945 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7200, debris

Dimensions

Overall: A 27 x 39.5 x 14.5 cm (10 5/8 x 15 9/16 x 5 11/16 in.) Overall: B 34.7 x 38 x 12.5 cm (13 11/16 x 14 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-4-12.2

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

These are two joining fragments of sunk relief. A vertical colulmn of hieroglyphs is painted in red and blue on a yellow background. The text is framed in blue. A) contains the cartouchd of Wsr-maat-re-stp-n-Imn King Rameses IV, Dyansty 20 or Amenemipet Dynasty 21. The break is at an angle just below the carouche.

Provenance

From Giza, street G 7200, debris.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