Archers (detail), Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reigns of Khufu to Khafre, ca. 25512494 B.C.
Egyptian; Excavated at Lisht, reused in the pyramid of Amenemhat I, probably originally from Giza
Painted limestone; H. 10 in. (25.4 cm), W. 14 3/4 in. (37.5 cm)
Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922 (22.1.23)
Recumbent lion, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–early Dynasty 5 (ca. 2575–2450 B.C.)
Two Vases in the Shape of a Mother Monkey with Her Young
(a) Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Merenre I, ca. 22552246 B.C.
Egyptian alabaster; H. 7 1/4 in. (18.5 cm)
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915 (30.8.134)
(b) Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Pepi I, ca. 22892255 B.C.
Egyptian alabaster; H. 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, Fletcher Fund, and Lila Acheson Wallace, Russell and Judy Carson, William Kelly Simpson, and Vaughn Foundation Gifts, in honor of Henry George Fischer, 1992 (1992.338)