Relief fragment from the tomb of Nekhebu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Nekhebu G 2382
Other: 27.2 x 26.7 x 10.4 cm (10 11/16 x 10 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment in sunk relief has a horizontal line and two hieroglyphs of “Imakh[y]”. Traces of reddish-brown paint and black paint are visible. On the back of the fragment, 47/13(?)4 is written two times.
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