Seven fragments of the offering table scene of Nefer-sef-khufu

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2185

Accession Number

12.1500

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Fragments of a scene depicting seated figures of man and wife with offerings and a long inscription. It is beautifully cut. These are seven inscribed fragments of the offering list. The surface is worn on most of them.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1912: 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.

Findspot Information: From Giza. G 2185

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition