Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Pyramid Temple
Height x width: 8.3 x 20 cm (3 1/4 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The exterior is rough, and the interior is smooth. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain and squared. Some areas have been restored with plaster. It is broken into one large bowl fragment and two smaller fragments. It is broken and mended. Many fragments are missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1910: 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.
(Accession date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition