Fragments of squat vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, SUB 55
Legacy dimension: (a) .066 H. .149 D.
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; coarse-grained; broken and mended; many pieces missing.
From Egypt, Menkaura (Menkaura) Valley Temple, Giza. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza, SUB 55
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition