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Discolored and worn; lotus design incised on top; cracked and broken; piece missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Menkaura Pyramid 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: From Menkaura Pyramid Temple, Giza.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .141 Length: .072 W.

Accession Number

11.840

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels