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Model jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5330 A, chamber

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.4 x 6.8 cm (1 5/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1739

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model jar, barrel-shaped, irregular, roughly made.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition