Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, S. Sh. J. #20
Height x width: 12.2 x 11.6 cm (4 13/16 x 4 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; coarse-grained; handles modeled on shoulders; broken and mended; part of side missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, S. Sh. J. #20. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition