Fragments of shoulder jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT/I/301/274
Overall: 5.3 x 7.4 cm (2 1/16 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; white-veined; small sections of upper part of jar only.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple MVT/I/301/274. 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