Fragment of shoulder vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I/354
Height x width: 10.9 x 9.5 cm (4 5/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; handle on one shoulder; broken and mended; over half of vase missing.
From GIza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I/354. 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