Fragment of relief of Mertiotes
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, found in street G 7600, E of G 7650
Other: 6.6 x 8 x 1 cm (2 5/8 x 3 1/8 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Limestone fragment with one dressed surface from the chapel of
Mertiotes. Raised relief, thick blue, green and orange pigment. “MEN” sign + POOL(?) above it.
From Giza, found in street G 7600, E of G 7650 (originally from G 7650 a). 1929: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition