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Inscribed offering basin

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Name of Tcheni-ti (MdC = Tni-ti) is the only inscription. Probably same as 29-2-63 based on style of heiroglyphs and same name.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7000 SE 116. 1929: 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,

Findspot

G 7000 SE 116, Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

21 x 12.5 x 6

Accession Number

29.2326

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects