Concave cylindrical bowl
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple
Height x width: 6.2 x 10.7 cm (2 7/16 x 4 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is colored greenish-black and white. The base is flat, and the rim is flattened and everted. It is broken and mended. Half of the bowl is missing.
From Egypt, Menkaura (Menkaura) Valley Temple, Giza. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: FromMenkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition