Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, SUB 354, III/23/NW
Width x length: 10.9 x 17.6 cm (4 5/16 x 6 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; drilled with borer; broken and mended; pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, SUB 354, III/23/NW, Cyl. 134. 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