Jar stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple, MVT/ F.5

Dimensions

Height x depth: 5.7 x 4.5 cm (2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.1231

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

NOTE: the attached image was photographed upside down.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple, MVT/ F. 5. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition