Relief depicting a peasant leading a cow to sacrifice, from the Mastab of Ptah-Hotep and Akhti-Hotep, Old Kingdom
Egyptian 5th Dynasty (c.2494-2345 BC). Medium: limestone. Paysan conduisant un boeuf au sacrifice; priest of Maat and his father, a vizier; Provenance: Saqqara, Egypt / Giraudon. Photographic Rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.