Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Other: 6.4 x 3.6 x 2.1 cm (2 1/2 x 1 7/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Sculpture fragment, one sculpted, polished surface, fine white alabaster. Good match for the Menkaura torso 11.3146 in E I, but does not directly join.
From Giza. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition