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Model dishes

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4530, Shaft of chamber

Dimensions

Diameter x thickness (#20): 6.2 x 2.5 cm (2 7/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

14.1000

Medium or Technique

White limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Twenty model dishes.

Provenance

From Giza, G4530, Shaft of chamber. 1914: 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