Fragment of cylindrical vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, SUB 301
Width x length: 5.6 x 10.5 cm (2 3/16 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; broken and mended; section of upper part of vase only.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. SUB 301. 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