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Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4733 E

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 7.8 x 4.8 x 3.2 cm (3 1/16 x 1 7/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.2826

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Alabaster. Perfect. Copper stains.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4733 E. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: recieved by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition