Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Object Place: Egypt, Temple of Pyramid III-a The Queen's Temple
Other: 3.7 x 10.7 x 4.1 cm (1 7/16 x 4 3/16 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fragment of vulture headdress from statue of Queen.
From Giza, Menkaura Queens Temple stratum 5. Temple of Pyramid III-a. 1907. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition