Tomb relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu
2551–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7000

Accession Number

24-11-242e

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Vertical column of hieroglyphs in fine low relief on left, including the ‘t’ and bee (bity) from the royal titulary.

Provenance

From Giza, street G 7000, debris east of Pyr. Ib. 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