Hellentistic (Ptolemaic)–Roman Imperial Period
332 B.C.–A.D. 364
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, Hassan XX
Diameter: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: male head, barely visible, surface very much worn. Reverse: surface completely eaten away.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Hassan XX. 1909: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: awarded to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition