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Tomb relief fragment

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Fragment of wall relief with portion of name of Kawa'ab, eldest son of King Khufu; broken into two fragments

Provenance

From Giza, street 7100, in front of tomb 7120 chapel. 1924: 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, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 22.1 x 25.8 x 5.2 cm (8 11/16 x 10 3/16 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2926

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief