Fragments of shoulder jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III/12
A)Length x width: 13.7 x 9.4 cm, B)Length x width: 7.8 x 5.0 cm
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; horizontal veins of white; broken and mended; most of vase missing.
From GIza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III/12. 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