Accessory to serving statuette, row of beer jars

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2347 A, e

Dimensions

Height x width: 7 x 11.3 cm (2 3/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.651

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Accessory to serving figure; row of 9 red beer-jars with black sealings standing in white rack. Ancient dowel hole for fixing on base.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2347A, e. 1935: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition