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Model jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2353 BI

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.9 x 3.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.3097

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of four (13.3097-13.3100), small, model offering jars.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2353 BI. 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