Sculpture fragment of queen
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra or Menka
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Queen's Temple, Stratum 5
Overall: 2.2 x 2.3 x 1 cm (7/8 x 7/8 x 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
One sculpted, polished fragment with a slightly-curved, worked surface that ends in a ridge on one side.
From Giza. Temple of Pyramid III a, the Queen's Temple, Strata 5. 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