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: 9.3 x 7.4 x 3 cm (3 11/16 x 2 15/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25-5-61.40

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

One dressed surface with raised relief consisting of narrow band with white pigment and hieroglyphs on right and left side of band. “ef mer” on right side.

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