Fragments of squat vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I/21/209, III/23/NW
A)Length x width: 10.6 x 6.2 cm, B)Length x width: 8.0 x 5.2 cm
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; coarse-grained; broken and mended; many pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I/21/209, III/23/NW. 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