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Lintel fragment

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Long lintel fragment, split in two halves horizontally, in two fitting fragments. Top half is 27.1787.1 bottom half is .2. The inscription in one horizontal band of raised relief reads from right to left. It gives partial titles of a deity, posibly Anubis(?).

Provenance

From Giza, G 7901D chamber A. 1928: 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: 10.5 x 85 x 15.5 cm (4 1/8 x 33 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1787.1

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief