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Door jamb of Qar

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This fragment contains two vertical columns of hieroglyphs in sunk relief facing left giving primarily the titles of Qar. At the bottom of these registers there is the head and shoulder of a figure facing left. This joins 27.2056.1 and 27.2056.3 Overall 27.2056 is a vertcally inscribed...

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Provenance

From Giza, G7215E. 1925: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 46 x 27.5 x 16 cm (18 1/8 x 10 13/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.2056.2

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief