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Model dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, pit G 7710 A, tomb of Iby (G 7710)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.8 x 4.9 cm (11/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2662

Medium or Technique

Quartzite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small model offering dish, like 25-1-545.

Provenance

From Giza, pit G 7710A, tomb of Iby (G 7710). 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