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Model dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or Dynasty 6
2446–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4733 E

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.1-2.7 x 4.4-5.6 cm (13/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1212

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

32 model dishes.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4733E. 1914: 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