Relief fragment from the tomb of Nekhebu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Giza, Egypt
Other (Largest): 7.5 x 6.2 x 2.7 cm (2 15/16 x 2 7/16 x 1 1/16 in.) Other (Smallest): 6.2 x 3.8 x 2 cm (2 7/16 x 1 1/2 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Three small fragments of plaster. The largest fragment has one finished surface with an irregular incised line.
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