Standing figures of Meresankh III and Hetepheres II. Inscription incised on base between the two, giving names and titles of the queens. In many fragments, incomplete. Traces of color. Right and shorter figure with black ink on hair, eyes, eyebrows embraced by the left arm of left and taller figure with a wig.
Pair statue of Queens Hetepheres II and Meresankh III
- Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura, 2490–2472 B.C.
- Giza, Egypt
- Height x width: 59.3 x 26.5 cm (23 3/8 x 10 7/16 in.)
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- On view
- Egypt: Old Kingdom - 108