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Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, Lst. Sq. 2, III/12

Dimensions

Overall: 10.6 x 18.9 cm (4 3/16 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.377

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Limestone; white; fine-grained; hard; no ring at top; broken and mended; pieces missing.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, Lst. Sq. 2, III/12. 1911: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition