Tomb relief fragment-head of a man

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris north of Pyr. Ib

Accession Number

24.2491

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Head of a bearded man wearing a wig that covers his ears.

Provenance

From Giza, debris north of Pyr. Ib. 1924: 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