Tomb relief fragment of Akhetmernisut

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2184

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 21 x 44 cm (9 1/16 x 8 1/4 x 17 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1892

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

This block has one battered edge with incised hieroglyphs. The text is part of an offering formula which reads: “a good burial in the West.”

Provenance

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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Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition