Relief fragment from the chapel of Ankh-haf

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra (Chephre
2520–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Interior chapel of Ankh-haf, G 7510

Dimensions

Other: 5.2 x 9.2 x 1.4 cm (2 1/16 x 3 5/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25-5-61.19

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Relief

Incised relief with four pairs of parallel, twisted rope designs.

Provenance

From Giza, Interior chapel of Ankh-haf, G 7510. 1925: 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