Hallie Ford Museum of Art

Egyptian Servant Relief

servant relief

Egypt, probably Old Kingdom, 5th or 6th dynasty (2498-2183 BCE)

(HFMA# 2004.069.001, gift of James and Aneta McIntyre)

This beautiful fragment of a painted limestone relief, probably from the Old Kingdom period, shows a male Egyptian servant and the hieroglyph for "s" in the upper left corner.