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Ankhaf offering table fragments

Fragment of right side of offering table that is composed of 6 joined fragments. Joins with Eg.Inv.7148.17. Incised Hieroglyphs forming part of Ankhaf's titles: 'kherep merwt shemaw'. To the left of the hieroglyphs the piece slopes down forming part of rectangular basin.


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: 17.5 x 10.8 x 5.2 cm (6 7/8 x 4 1/4 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)


The Ancient World


Religious and cult objects