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Model conical loaf

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 4733 E

Dimensions

Height: 3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.2831

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Model food offering in the shape of a conical loaf.

Provenance

From Giza, Mastaba G 4733 E. 1914: 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