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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: 6.9 x 3.1 cm (2 11/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3095

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model offering jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2353 BI (Recorded here, but not in object register: 44). 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