Tomb relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7752 Z debris of pit

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 27 x 11 cm (9 13/16 x 10 5/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29-12-141

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This irregular raised relief fragment depicts the bent arm and hand of an offering bearer and part of a basket of food (?) There is also the fragmentary braided border of a cartouche.

Provenance

From Giza, G7752Z radim of pit. 1929: 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.
(Accession date: )

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition