Menkaure (also read as Menkaura), was an ancient Egyptian king (pharaoh) of the dynasty during the Old Kingdom, who is well known under his Hellenized names Mykerinos (by Herodotus) and Menkheres (by Manetho).
Female Bust from a Pair Statue from New Kingdom Dynasty 18 circa BC - at the Metropolitan Museum
The sarcophagus of Madja, ca. 1450 BC. The tomb was discovered in a cemetery in West Thebes overlooking the valley of Deir el-Medina. In this tomb the coffin was the only support for the texts and scenes of offerings that the Egyptians believed to be essential to the deceased's well-being in the afterlife. No titles accompanied the name of the deceased—Madja—which is strange, as every woman of a certain social status was at least referred to as "mistress of the house"