Tomb relief fragment of Akhetmernisut
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2184
Overall: 29 x 55 x 28 cm (11 7/16 x 21 5/8 x 11 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a fragment of an interior corner block with two vertical columns of hieroglyphs in sunk relief reading left to right. It is part of the ‘hetep di neswt’ offering formula and consists of wishes for good burial in the west for the deceased. The surface is darkened and partly chipped away.
From Giza, G 2184. 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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Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition