Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Object Place: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 6.2 x 14.4 cm (2 7/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster); coarse-grained; dark colored on one side; no ring at top; broken and mended; pieces missing.
From the Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple, Giza. 1911: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, March 2, 1911; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition