Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Height x diameter: 2 x 5 cm (13/16 x 1 16/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fine-grained; drilled with borer; incised hieroglyphic name of Prince Kai on rim; heavy.
Giza, Menkaura Queen's Temple. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, 1911.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition