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Unformatted text preview: 2/12/09 CLASS NOTES Dynasty 4- Giza- Diorite statue of Khafre from Giza. Dynasty 4 ca. 2580-2565 BC Sphinx made out of limestone George Andrew Reisner (1867-1942)- helped get a lot of Egypt’s items in Boston’s Museum of Science 1. colossial statue of King Menkaure (Mycerinus), Dynasty 4, ca. 2530 BC, MFA, Boston, MA (head is smaller than the body) 2. “Boston Diad” King Mycerinus & Queen Khamerernebty Dynasty 4, ca 2548-2530 BC, MFA, Boston 3. King Menkaure, the goddess Hathor & the deified Hare nome Dynasty 4, ca 2530 BC 4. “Reserve Head” Dynasty 4, from Giza, Limestone Reisner’s “Nubian Princess” (actually it’s a man’s head) 5. “Reserve Head” Dynasty 4, from Giza, Limestone, thought by Reisner to be the husband of the “Nubian Princess” (aka, man’s head)- limestone statue of Prince Hemiunu, from Giza Dynasty 4, ca 2580 BC- Limestone bust of the vizier AnkhHaf, from Giza Dynasty 4, ca 2560 BC (not a bust)- Ka-Aper (unofficially known as “Sheiyk el-Beled”)...
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- Spring '09
- Ancient Egypt, dynasty, Giza, Giza Dynasty