Fragment of triad of Menkaura

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura
2490–2472 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 45 x 33 x 23.5 cm (17 11/16 x 13 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

12.1514

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: From Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition