Relief fragment from the tomb of Nekhebu
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2381/2382
Other: 19.6 x 13 x 9 cm (7 11/16 x 5 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment contains part of an incised horizontal line, one complete incised hieroglyph “k” and two smaller ones in sunk relief, and fragments of 2 incised vertical lines. Numbers 64/163 is written on the back.
From Giza, on shelf labeled "Nekhebu G2381/2". From Giza, tomb 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