Fragment of squat vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, 10 M, SUB 301
Height x width: 7.5 x 9.1 cm (2 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; coarse-grained; dark colored; part of shoulder only.
From GIza, Menkaura Valley Temple, 10 M, SUB 301. 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