Triad of King Menkaura (Mycerinus), the goddess Hathor, and the deified Hare nome (reproduction)

Egyptian
Modern/Old Kingdom, original from Dynasty 4, rei
Modern; original 2490–2472 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 84.5 x 43.5 x 49 cm (33 1/4 x 17 1/8 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.200.1

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Out on Loan

On display at Harvard University, Semitic Museum, since December 4, 1994

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Reproductions

Reproduction of a greywacke original group sculpture with figures of king Menkaura, the goddess Hathor and the Hare nome goddess; perfect condition.

Provenance

Original from the Menkaura Vealley Temple, Giza. Cast for plaster reporoduction made in Boston prior to 1920.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition