Model cylinder jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5 or 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4733 E
Height x diameter: 6.7 x 3.9 cm (2 5/8 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)
Dummy; one of three (21.2845, 12.2849) model offering vases.
From Giza, G 4733 E. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition