Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x width:17.4 x 8.9 cm (6 7/8 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Basalt; brownish-black; fine-grained; rope pattern below rim; broken and mended; pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition