Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Mycerinus
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III 12
Height x diameter: 2.7 x 8.9 cm (1 1/16 x 3 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fine-grained, round-bottomed, model dish, in good condition. “Dim 17” written on dish.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT III 12. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition