Fragment of a triad

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura
2532–2510 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 10.5 x 2.6 cm (3 3/4 x 4 1/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-44

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Hand on knee. See 12-12-44, 12-12-84, 24-12-365, 11.699, and Eg.Inv.3680-3711.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 2385, room F (originally from the Menkaura Valley Temple). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition