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Khafra or Menkaura royal sculpture fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
2520–2472 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, I/388, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 10 x 4.1 cm (1 7/8 x 3 15/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.2082

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

One sculpted, polished and rounded surface fragment. Body part.

Provenance

From Giza. I/388. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition