Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x width: 15.4 x 13.0 cm (6 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine and coarse-grained; wavy-lined; handles modeled on shoulders; broken and mended; pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition