The stone is fine-grained and wavy-lined. It is white-veined. The base is missing, and the rim is rolled and everted. Only half of the jar remains. It is broken and mended.
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: From Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple, Giza.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition