Magic bottle

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6
2465–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2347 X

Dimensions

Height: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

34.46

Medium or Technique

Basalt

On View

Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Basalt model vase from a magical set: formed with 34.45 and 34.47.

Provenance

Giza, tomb G 2347 X. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, February 1, 1933.
(Accession Date: February 1, 1933)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition