Tomb relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb 7110, "chamber of temple"

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 8.9 cm (5 5/16 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

25.2395

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Fragment of wall relief depicting portion of kilted man carrying a bird; remnants of brown paint

Provenance

From Giza, tomb 7110, "chamber of temple." 1925: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition