Incised stele fragments
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Width x Depth x Length: 12.5 x 5 x 7.8 cm (4 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 3 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The fragments have an irregular break. The hieroglyphs are incised on raised panels. It may belong to Menkaura. It is broken and mended.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition