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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, early Dynasty 5
2465–2420 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2150 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.2 x 2.5 cm (2 13/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

33.1063

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster model offering jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2150 A. 1933: 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