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Dummy jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2360 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.8 x 3.6 cm (3 7/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3131

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model offering jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2360 A. 1912: 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