Fragment of relief of Mertiotes
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, found in street G 7600, E of G 7650
Other: 13.4 x 12.2 x 3.2 cm (5 1/4 x 4 13/16 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large limestone fragment with one dressed surface from the chapel of Mertiotes. Raised relief: back of large foot and leg and hoof of calf or ox. Orange pigment.
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