The stone is coarse-grained and dark colored. There is no ring on top. The base is missing, and the rim is inverted. It is broken and mended. Only this upper body fragment of the jar remains.
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