Relief fragment from the tomb of Nekhebu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Giza, Egypt
Other: 12 x 19.5 x 3.6 cm (4 3/4 x 7 11/16 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment is inscribed with hieroglyphs in sunk relief consisting of the ‘netcher sign and palace facade. “East 66/167” is written in black on the back of the fragment.
From Giza, on shelf labeled "Nekhebu G2381/2". From Giza, tomb G 2382 [(originally thought to be a tomb, but now known to be a jumbled deposit of limestone blocks from other nearby tombs)], court, originally from G 2381. 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.
(Accession date: April 28, 2005)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition