Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1
Legacy dimension: .024 Length: .019 W.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience; light green glaze, incised figures of animals on lower face; hole lengthwise; good condition.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Room J1 (pillared hall 27), between pillars 2 and 3, lot c. 1907: 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