Model cylinder jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4520 b
Height x diameter: 4.5 x 3.0 cm (1 3/4 x 1 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
One of six flaring cylndrical model vases.
From Giza, G 4520 b. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University– Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition