Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Mycerinus
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 7.5 x 3.3 cm (2 15/16 x 1 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Large-grained, flat-bottomed model offering jar, partly drilled with borer, with foot broken. “Dim 1” written on jar.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple (MVT). 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