Fragments of jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT/ III./ 10/ 16
Legacy dimension: a .067 H. .134 W.
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; coarse-grained; part of handle on shoulder; broken and mended; most of vase missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT/ III/ 10/ 16. 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