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Model jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 4631 B (?)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.5 x 4.2 cm (2 3/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.2866

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One small, model, dummy, offering jar.

Provenance

From Giza, Mastaba G 4631 B. 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