Rim fragment of a squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x width: 4.4 x 10.9 cm (1 3/4 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is bluish-gray and drab and fine-grained. It is broken and mended. The rim is rolled and everted. Half of the rim is missing. The rim is all that remains of the jar.
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 (Menkaura) Valley Temple, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition