Rim fragments of a tall shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Menkaura) VT, 4. S. B. 10, SUB 307
Height x width: 7.6 x 11.9 cm (3 x 4 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained, wavy-lined, and white-veined. The rim is plain, and the base is missing. It is broken into four fragments. It is broken and mended. Many fragments are missing.
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, 4. S. B. 10, SUB 307, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition