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Tomb relief fragment

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This is a fragment executed in raised relief with four columns of finely carved hieroglyphs. 'Djhwty' is written in the second column. The text reads left to right.

Provenance

From Giza, St.7300. 1925: 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. (Accession date: )

Credit Line

Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 42 x 42 x 15 cm (16 9/16 x 16 9/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25-1-961

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Relief