Offering table

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .99 H. .311 W.

Accession Number

11.740

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Diorite; grayish blue and black; in good condition.

Provenance

From Egypt, 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 Valley Temple, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition