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Fragment of a triad

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Unknown piece, smooth surface with some modeling, possibly a thigh.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 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

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura, 2532–2510 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11.9 x 7.8 x 1.5 cm (4 11/16 x 3 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1751

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture