These sixteen inlays are made of light green, dark green and black faience. They originally formed part of an inlaid ceremonial wine jar known as a hes-vase.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 1909: 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. (Accession date: December 14, 1994)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition