Fragment of cylindrical vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I/363
Height x width: 9.7 x 7.3 cm (3 13/16 x 2 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; drilled with borer; broken, most of vase missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I/363. 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