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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Door of chamber below, G 7132 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.1 x 3.25 cm (3 3/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2878

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model offering jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7132 A, door of chamber below. 1924: 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