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Model dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 7111 D

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.2 x 4.2 cm (7/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2047

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One shallow, model, offering dish.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 7111 D. 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