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Alabaster pot stand

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NOTE: the attached image was photographed upside down.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus Valley) Temple. Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.5 x 9.1 cm (3 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.487

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels