Sarcophagus lid

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Shepseskaf (?)
2472–2467 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7310 B

Accession Number

1988.7.3

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Sarcophagus lid

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 7310 B. 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. (Division List No. 28), shipped August 1930.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition