Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Overall: 12.8 x 10.1 cm (5 1/16 x 4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; wavy-lined; coarse-grained; drilled with a borer; 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