Fragment of statuette

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I 392

Dimensions

Other: 3.1 x 5.8 x 1.9 cm (1 1/4 x 2 5/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.961

Medium or Technique

Porphyry

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Porphyry; black and white; coarse grained; part of one arm or leg with knee. Same stone as 11.739a-c and may join it.

Provenance

From Giza. Menkaura Valley Temple, I 392. Excavated by the Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition