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Tomb relief fragment

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Fragment of wall relief with head of a duck and portion of another sign, likely part of the title "royal son"

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb 7120 chapel, chamber A west wall. 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: 11.5 x 17.2 x 9.2 cm (4 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2972

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief