The stone has coarse crystals and is white-veined. A handle is modeled on the shoulder. It is broken and mended. Many fragments are missing.
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, I 21/192, III/23/NW, SUB 38 & 301, Giza Menkaura Valley Temple, Giza
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.