Relief fragment from the tomb of Nekhebu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Nekhebu G 2382
Other: 29 x 14 x 5.3 cm (11 7/16 x 5 1/2 x 2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment is executed in sunk relief with roughly formed vertical hieroglyphs consisting of, a throne, djed pillar, and ‘peret-herew.’ 66/67 is written in black on the back.
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