Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dyn. 4, reign of Menkaura
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Pyramid Temple
Other: 10.8 x 9.5 x 5.5 cm (4 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Rectilinear Fragment, Flat surface, part of throne or base. Two flat surfaces with outside edge and incised “Ka” Hieroglyph, Large scale.
From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Pyramid Temple. 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