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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: 2-2.4 x 4-5.4 cm (13/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1214

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

35 model dishes (Register notes 36).

Provenance

From Giza, G 4733E. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition