Fragments of squat vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
A) Width x length: 6.0 x 9.1 cm, B) Width x length: 6.3 x 8.2 cm
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine and coarse-grained; red-veined; sections of upper part of vase only.
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