Slab stele of Seshat-sekhentiu

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu
2606–2583 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, originally from G 2120, found N of G 2102

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 52 x 80 x 10 cm (20 1/2 x 31 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1894

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Stele

Broken into many fragments. Incomplete. It was restored with plaster in 1935. Seshat-sekhentiu is seated before a table of offerings.

Provenance

From Giza, originally from G 2120, found N of G 2102: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Accession date September 13, 2005.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition