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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
2575–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5232 A, No. 19 deposit west of coffin, under stone on west side

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.0 x 3.45 cm (3 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1738

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 5232 A, No. 19, deposit west of coffin under stone on westside. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition