Neck-ring from a squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Diameter: 10.2 cm (4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained. It is broken and mended. The rim is flattened and everted. The edges are nicked slightly. Otherwise, it is complete.
From Egypt, Menkaura (Menkaura) Valley Temple, Giza. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information:Menkaura (Menkaura) Valley Temple, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition