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Model dishes

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2467 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4140 A

Dimensions

Diameter (range): 6.4 to 8.5 cm ( 2 1/2 to 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5618

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Five model shallow bowls.

Provenance

From Giza, G4140A. 1913: 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