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Fragment of model vessel

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in court by G 2382

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.2 x 9.6 cm (2 1/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-103

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Broken in half squat jar, not fully hollowed out.

Provenance

From Giza, in court by G 2382. 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