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Relief fragment from tomb of Nofer

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This raised relief fragment with two partial hieroglyphs, including part of a mouth and a scribal palette, is from the Tomb of Nofer.

Provenance

From Giza, mastaba G 2110. 1936: 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: 19 x 24 x 8.5 cm (7 1/2 x 9 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

36-12-3

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief