Six fragments of the offering table scene of Nefer-sef-Khufu

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or Dynasty 6
2450–2170 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2185

Accession Number

12.1499

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Frament of a scene showing seated figures of man and wife with offerings and long inscription. It is beautifully cut. It is in fragments. The surface is worn. Not many details remain. It is difficult to make out anything.

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