Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dyn. 4, reign of Khafra or Menkaura
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Overall: 7.8 x 7 x 2.2 cm (3 1/16 x 2 3/4 x 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fragment with one sculpted, polished surface. Perhaps a deeply carved hieroglyph?
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