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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: 4.3 x 3.3 cm (1 11/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2867

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One model, dummy, offering jar.

Provenance

From Giza, Mastaba G4631B (?). 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