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Model dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 7710 B

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.9 x 4.7 cm (3/4 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2569

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One flat-bottomed, model, offering dish.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 7710 B. 1925: 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