Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Impy, G 2381 A
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Part of a large collection of model tools and vessels found together in an intact burial chamber, this copper model of a shallow dish is now badle corroded, with a triangular fragment missing from the rim.
From Giza G 2381 A (tomb of Impy). 1912: 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