Relief fragment from the chapel of Ankh-haf

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7510

Dimensions

Other: 13 x 15.5 x 6 cm (5 1/8 x 6 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25-5-61.27

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Two dressed surfaces, one with relief decoration consisting of two hieroglyphs: hwt sign over forearm and ‘N’.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7510, Interior chapel of Ankh-haf. 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