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Model dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7112 A pit

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.9 x 4.8 cm (1 1/8 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1601

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small model offering dish like 24-12-545.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7112A pit. 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