Limestone case for goose

Faience
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt; Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .345 Length:

Accession Number

13.4317

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Lower part only; yellow wash inside and out; broken and parts missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: From Giza. G 2381 Z / 118

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition