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Model jar

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


Findspot: Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.5 x 3.5 cm (2 15/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1004

Medium or Technique

White limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

A model jar; painted.

Provenance

From Giza, G4530A, Shaft of chamber. 1914: 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