Relief from the tomb of Senenuka

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu or Khafra
2551–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2041

Accession Number

07.1004

Medium or Technique

Limestone

On View

Ancient Egyptian Large Sculpture (Mycerinus) (Gallery 108)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Part of wall from tomb of Senenuka; nine stones fitting together and including two niches. (Combined from 07.1000, 1001, 1003, 1004, 1005)

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2041.1907: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1907: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: August 1, 1907)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition