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False door of Tjeneny

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False door of Tjeneny. Seated figure of Tjeneny before an offering table in panel with long inscription on either side. Broken in two large joining pieces, sized with plaster.

Provenance

From Giza. G between / 2337 - 2371 / debris. 1912. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 122 x 63 cm (48 1/16 x 24 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4336

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, False doors