Relief tomb of Nekhebu; procession of female offering bearers with baskets
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Giza, Egypt
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of low raised relief depicting one female offering bearer. She carries a jug in her left hand and her right is stabilizing the object on her head which is not visible. This joins 13.5938.1.
From Giza. Found on shelves marked "G2381/G 2382 Nekhebu." From tomb of Nekhebu 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