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Disc

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, dynasty 5–6
2465–2152 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2360 B

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.5 x 2.9 cm (9/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5139

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Unfinished disk.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2360 B. 1913: 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