Limestone Head

Limestone head of a statue assumed to have belonged to Khefren.

Limestone head of a statue assumed to have belonged to Khefren.
Source: Ziegler e.a., Art Egyptien, pp. 222-223.

This limestone head was reportedly found near the funerary complex of Khefren at Giza. Despite the damage to its nose and absence of a name identifying the king, the facial features suggest it was part of a statue of Khefren.










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