Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple
Height x width: 4.5 x 9.6 cm (1 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained and colored gray and white. The shape is convex. The base is rounded, and the rim is plain. It is broken into four rim fragments. It is broken and mended. Half of the bowl is 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 (Menkaura) Valley Temple, Giza
Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition