Relief of tomb owner seated at offering table
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2461
Overall: 33 x 31.5 x 10.2 cm (13 x 12 3/8 x 4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment in raised relief depicts the right half of a pile of offerings including fruit, vegetables, breads, and joints of meat, including an ox head, arranged in horizontal layers. There is a wide horizontal band above the offerings and a vertical line to the right of them. It joins 13.5993.3.
From Giza, G2461. 1912: 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