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Model bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, 2360 A/floor of chamber

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.25 x 6.3 cm (1 11/16 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.3125

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

[One of twenty-seven] model bowls.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2360 A / floor of chamber. 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