Relief fragment of Kawab

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu
2551–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 7120

Dimensions

Height x width: 9.5 x 22 cm (3 3/4 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.1467

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Limestone relief fragment showing part of the head of Kawab, eldest son of Khufu, in profile.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb G 7120, chapel. 1924: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: December 26, 1924)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition