Menkaure Triad

This sculpted triad shows Menkaure, building of the third pyramid at Giza, wearing the white crown of Upper Egypt and standing between the goddess Hathor, who wears cow horns and a sun disk, and a personification of the Egyptian nome of Thebes. The original was discovered in the valley temple of the king at Giza.


Old Kingdom, 4th Dynasty
Original: Schist
Egyptian Museum, Cairo
Model: 90 x 55 x 41 cm
Price: Stucco 500 LE