Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mycerinsu Valley Temple, MVT, I/27/233, Cyl. 133
Height x width: 16.0 x 10.9 cm (6 5/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; drilled with borer; broken and mended; many pieces missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, M.V.T., I/27/233, Cyl.133. 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