Lintel of Kameni
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Object Place: Egypt, Giza, Tomb 7142 A; Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Overall (Sits on an epoxy bedding with an aluminium plate at the bottom): 34.6 x 74.5 x 21 cm (13 5/8 x 29 5/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2020
Sunk relief of Kameny. Male figure seated before table with loaves. On the right side, sunk relief hieroglyphs with offering formula to Anubis.
From Giza, tomb 7142 A. 1926: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, March 1926; 1927: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition