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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khafra
2520–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.9 x 3.5 cm (1 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2313

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

A model jar made of plaster.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7510, Exterior chapel. 1925: 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