Accessory to serving statuette, stack of bread loaves

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 2004, serdab

Dimensions

Height x width: 13.5 x 10 cm (5 5/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.1887

Medium or Technique

Painted limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Limestone. Model of clay pots in a stack, in shape of a lumpy cone, painted rudely with red and black patches.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb G 2004, serdab. 1904: 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: November 8, 1906)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition