Relief of tomb owner seated at offering table
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, near G 2461
Overall: 37.2 x 40.5 x 10 cm (14 5/8 x 15 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment in raised relief depicts the upper left half of an offering table. It also includes the knees and right hand of the tomb owner. Eleven tall slices of bread are on the table. Above the table is a wide horizontal band with numerous small-scale hieroglyphs above it. It joins 13.5993.1, 13.5993.3, and 13.5993.5.
From Giza, near G 2461. 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