Relief of tomb owner seated at offering table
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, near G 2461
Overall: 9.5 x 14.5 x 3.9 cm (3 3/4 x 5 11/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This fragment in raised relief depicts the lower portion of a table piled with offerings. The offerings include vegetables, meat, bread, a jar, and a jar stand. A horizontal line divides the offerings into two horizontal bands.
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