Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x width: 4.9 x 17.4 cm (1 15/16 x 6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Spouted bowl of gnieiss, white with black inclusions, very thin. Carinated profile with round base; pout on one side. Broken and mended; pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura 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