Tomb relief fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7100, tomb 7120 chapel, chamber A

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 18 cm (6 11/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.3071

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Two fragments of wall relief, one with the upper portion of a jackal’s head, the other undecorated.

Provenance

From Giza, street 1700, tomb 1720 chapel, chamber A west wall. 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