Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Mycerinus
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 325 and 338?, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 6.6 x 3.0 cm (2 5/8 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Fine-grained, wavy-lined, flat-bottomed, model offering jar, partly drilled with borer, with the rim nicked. “Dim 2” written on jar.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT 325 and 338? 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