Royal sculpture fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple
Overall: 3.2 x 5.7 x 4.4 cm (1 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Rectilinear fragment with one flat surface, part of throne or base. Incised vertical line to left of ‘ka’ arms hieroglyph.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple. excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition