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Ankhaf offering table fragments

Nine fragments. All fragments were originally joined, but now are in two parts one with three joined fragments and the other with six joined fragments. From left edge of offering table. Top surface is polished, with incised hieroglyphs. The polished surface slopes downward in narrow V. Joining...

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From Giza. Street G 7500, mastaba G 7510 Ankh-haf S of SW door of exterior chapel. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra, 2520–2494 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Overall: 2.5 x 13.3 x 5.4 cm (1 x 5 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.) Other: 8.4 x 13 x 5.4 cm (3 5/16 x 5 1/8 x 2 1/8 in.) Other: 10.9 x 13.4 x 5.4 cm (4 5/16 x 5 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World


Religious and cult objects