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Fragment of wall relief

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Fragment of raised relief. Upper half of male offering bearer with animal around his neck. Traces of red pigment.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7400 west of S end of 7510 in front of 7430 below level of crude brick Ptolemaic wall. 1925: 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 23 x 8.7 x 1 cm (9 1/16 x 3 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1812

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief