Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Djedkare Isesi
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 4733 E
Height x diameter: 7.1 x 4.4 cm (2 13/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)
Alabaster model jar.
Giza, tomb G 4733 E. February 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1921)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition