Relief of a woman
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 4, debris S pyramid G I-C
Height x width x depth: 20 x 12.5 x 2.8 cm (7 7/8 x 4 15/16 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Limestone. Relief of female figure including head, torso, arms, waist, abdomen, hips. Missing body from hips down. Figure of a woman from head to below hips. Traces of yellow paint on face, throat, breast, arm, hand, and traces of green (blue?) on bodice and necklace.
From Egypt, Giza, Avenue G 4, debris S of subsidiary pyramid G I-c (originally from mastaba G 7050, Nefretkau). 1926: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition