Fragment of cylindrical vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura valley Temple, 389/I
Height x width: 9.2 x 8.1 cm (3 5/8 x 3 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; broken and mended; part of vase only.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, 389/I. 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