Relief fragment from the facade of Khnumenti

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 15.5 x 23.5 x 35 cm (6 1/8 x 9 1/4 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.5973

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief

This fragment in sunk relief depicts the face, right shoulder, and arm of a male figure facing left.

Provenance

From Giza, facade of tomb G 2374. 1913. 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.
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Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition