Sitting statue of Khafra (alabaster),…


statue of Khafra

(alabaster), from Memphis. The king has his chest and shoulders embodying strength in repose sits on a simple block, both hands lie on his lap, the left is open palm downwards while the right is fisted thumb up around a folded piece of cloth. Old Kingdom, 4th Dynasty, ca.

2613-2494 BC. Now in the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.