Fragment of shoulder vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, S. Sh. J. 48
Height x width: 13.1 x 10.5 cm (5 3/16 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; handle on one shoulder; broken and mended; section of one side only.
From GIza, Menkaura Valley Temple, S. Sh. J. 48. 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