Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x width: 9.5 x 14.4 cm (3 3/4 x 5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is colored light gray and speckled with black. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. It is broken and mended. A large fragment is missing from one side.
From Egypt, 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: Menkaura (Menkaura) Valley Temple, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition