Fragments of squat vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
A)Length x width: 16.2 x 8.9 cm, B) Length x width: 16.6 x 7.1
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; coarse-grained; white-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