Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, F. 4
7.2 x 11.8 cm (2 13/16 x 4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; brown veins; thin; broken and mended; pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, F. 4. 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