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: 11.3 x 6.8 x 1.9 cm (4 7/16 x 2 11/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25-5-61.39

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Raised relief of old woman and hetep sign. Traces of brown pigment.

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