Tomb relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2347 A

Dimensions

Overall: 52.5 x 27.5 x 15 cm (20 11/16 x 10 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

35-11-1

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This fragment executed in raised relief depicts a profile on the left of a male facing left. On the right is the back of the head of a person facing left. Eleven hieroglyphs are in between the two heads, including f, h, n, t and r.

Provenance

From Giza, G2347A. 1935: 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.
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Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition