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Model cylinder jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu to Menkaura
2551–2472 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7550 B in debris of chamber

Dimensions

5.4 x 2.6 cm (2 1/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

28.1513

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Giza, G 7550B in debris of chamber. 1928: 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