Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Object Place: Egypt, Giza; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, S. Sh. J. 44, SUB 38
Legacy dimension: .134 H. .088 W.
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; wavy-lined; horizontal narrow bands of opaque white; drilled with borer; broken and mended; 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, S. Sh. J. 44, SUB 38, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition