Base and lower body fragment of a tall shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple, I/ 363
Height x width: 6.8 x 9.2 cm (2 11/16 x 3 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained. This base and lower body fragment is all that remains. The base is flat.
From Giza,Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple, I/ 363. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition