Rim from shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple
Diameter: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
It is made of fine-grained stone. The rim is rolled and everted. It is in good condition. It is complete.
From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple. 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.
(Accession date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition