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Sarcophagus of Prince Nefermaat (lid)

Uninscribed

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 7060 B. 1926: 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 (Division List No. 29), shipped August 1930.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reigns of Khufu to Khafr, 2575–2490 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

30.1700.2

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Coffins, Sarcophagi