Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mycerinus (Menkaura) Valley Temple
Height x width: 12.6 x 10.9 cm (4 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; coarse-grained; wavy-lined; surface rough; drilled with cylinder drill; unfinished; broken; half of vase only.
From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition