Straight sided cup
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x depth: 3.4 x 4.7 cm (1 5/16 x 1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Half of the cup is broken off and missing. The stone making up the lower body is clear. It is cracked. The base is flat, and the rim is plain and squared.
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: From Giza, Menkaura (Menkaura) Valley Temple
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition