Model cup

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, mid to late Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 4140 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.1 x 5.7 cm (2 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.2836

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One small, model, offering cup.

Provenance

From Giza, Mastaba G4140A. 1913: 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