Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III/23/NW, Cyl. 116
Height x width: 14.6 x 10.4 cm (5 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; drilled with a borer; broken and mended; pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III/23/NW, Cyl. 116. 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