Slender shouldered jar
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 24.7 x 10.6 cm (9 3/4 x 4 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The base is small and flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. Much of the rim is broken off. It is broken and mended. There are four small associated fragments with the vessel. It is incomplete.
From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition