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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2467 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4140 A

Dimensions

Height: 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5619

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

A small model jar; boring done by copper cylinder.

Provenance

From Giza, G4140A. 1913: 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