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Fragment of triad of Menkaura

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Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1912: 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. Findspot Information: From Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura, 2490–2472 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 45 x 33 x 23.5 cm (17 11/16 x 13 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

12.1514

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture