Torso of King Menkaura
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple
Height x width x depth: 31.8 x 46.4 x 19.7 cm (12 1/2 x 18 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Ancient Egyptian Large Sculpture (Mycerinus) (Gallery 108)
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster); broken and mended.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.
(Accession Date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition