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Model basin

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–6
2575–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A

Dimensions

Other: 6.1 x 6.9 cm (2 3/8 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2886

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model Basin, perfect.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G4340A. October 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition