Tomb relief fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7420

Dimensions

Overall: 29.5 x 33 x 11 cm (11 5/8 x 13 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1803

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This fragment in raised relief depicts a man’s fist holding the top of a staff in the left corner. On the upper right, there is a portion of a large-scale hieroglyph of the neswt sign.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7420. 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