Fragment of shoulder vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III/12, S. Sh. J. 43
Legacy dimension: .155 H. .117 W.
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; coarse-grained; wavy bands; white and light brown; broken and mended; half of vase missing.
From Egypt, Menkaura (Menkaura) Valley Temple, Giza. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: Menkaura Valley Temple, III/12, S. Sh. J. 43, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition