Accessory to serving statuette, vessels

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7715 top

Dimensions

Overall: 4.8 x 1.8 x 3.4 cm (1 7/8 x 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2748

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Three small painted limestone offering jars, attached together. Bits of rim missing from two jars, perhaps attached to something else. Painted red-brown, top and inside black. MFA brown card.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7715 top. 1937: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition