Third Intermediate Period, Dynasty 21-Dynasty 25
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, room J1
Legacy dimension: .014 Length: .001 W.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pottery; greenish blue and glaze; incised beetle between ankh signs, hieroglyphs
on lower face; hole lengthwise; good condition.
From Giza, Menkaura Pyramid Temple, communal burial in room J1 (= pillared hall 27), between pillar 1 and north wall. 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition (found by M. Kh.); assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition