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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Userkaf
2465–2458 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4410 A, chamber

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.3 x 5.5 cm (2 1/2 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-12-62

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model jar with one handle unpierced.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4410 A, chamber. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition