Relief fragment from the chapel of Ankh-haf

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra (Chephre
2520–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Interior chapel of Ankh-haf, G 7510

Dimensions

Other: 5.5 x 7.7 x 3.3 cm (2 3/16 x 3 1/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25-5-61.59

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Raised relief with hand on basket. Red-brown pigment on part of hand holding basket.

Provenance

From Giza, Interior chapel of Ankh-haf, G 7510. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition