Sculpture of queen
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Queen's Temple, Stratum 5
Overall: 6 x 8.1 x 1.2 cm (2 3/8 x 3 3/16 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
One sculpted, polished fragment with a curved, worked surface. Surface has two incised lines – perpendicular as in the kilt. Found in photo register negative #A1025NS.
From Giza. Temple of Pyramid III a, the Queen's Temple, Strata 5. 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