Fragment of a triad

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 8.5 x 2.5 cm (6 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

47.1766

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Vertical striations on one side, part of wig.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition