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Model jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2353 B2

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.8 x 3.0 cm (3 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3094

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model offering jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2353 B2 (Recorded here, but not in object register: 43). 1912: 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