Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Mycerinus
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, I 356, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 7.7 x 4.0 cm (3 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Coarse-grained, flat-bottomed, model offering jar, partly drilled inside, and in good condition. “Dim 3” written on jar, as well as “#37_0”.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT I 356. 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