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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2385 SI

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.6 x 7.0 cm (1 13/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3430

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One model offering jar, with one handle, hole bored in side, orange paint, and a partially hollowed top.

Provenance

From Giza, G2385 SI. 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