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Model jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2385 A in debris

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.8 x 8.1 cm (1 7/8 x 3 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3442

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One model offering jar, bored and rubbed, rough work, with a piece broken from the rim.

Provenance

From Giza, G2385A, in debris. 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