Stone vessel

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


Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .07 H. .156 D.

Accession Number

11.3061

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Diorite; black, gray and white; broken and mended; pieces missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza. 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.

Findspot Information: Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition