Fragment of a lion's paw
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaure Valley Temple, under room I 10
Overall: 3 x 6 x 5.5 cm (1 3/16 x 2 3/8 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fragment of one (lion’s) claw.
From Giza, Menkaure valley temple, under room I 10. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition