Fragment of squat vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x length: 5.0 x 10.7 cm (1 15/16 x 4 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine and coarse-grained; section of rim only; broken and mended.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 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