Cylindrical vase (fragment)
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, SUB 38, III/23/NW
Height x width: 95 x 10.4 cm (37 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine and coarse-grained; horizontal bands of white; part of upper rim only; broken and mended.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. SUB 38, III/23/NW. SUB 383. 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