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Model jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5330, pit A, near bottom

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 10.9 x 3.7 cm (4 5/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1712

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, roughly finished, rim broken, made of a statue fragment, old dorsal surface.

Provenance

From Giza, G 5330, pit A, near bottom. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition