Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Height x width: 11.5 x 8 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; rim modeled at top; basket design raised in relief on the sides; broken and mended; pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition