Cylindrical beaker and base fragment
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 14 x 12 cm (5 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.) height x width x Depth (Base Fragment): 8 x 10 x 4 cm (3 1/8 x 3 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Rim and upper body fragment of an alabaster cylindrical vessel. The rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. A fragment with a small portion of the flat base remaining is also repaired. It is incomplete.
Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition