Relief fragment from the tomb of Nekhebu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Found with objects from Nekhebu, G 2381/2
Other: 35.5 x 15 x 20.5 cm (14 x 5 7/8 x 8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment has one hieroglyph and portions of two others in raised relief. There are several vertical and horizontal lines. It is much weathered.
From Giza, on shelf labeled "Nekhebu G2381/2". Nekhebu, G 2382 [(originally thought to be a tomb, but now known to be a jumbled deposit of limestone blocks from other nearby tombs)], court, originally from G 2381. 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.
(Accession date: April 28, 2005)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition