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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Outside coffin, tomb chamber S, pit 7710 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.0 x 5.1 cm (3 9/16 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

25.2627

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One shouldered, model, offering jar.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 7710 A, tomb chamber S, outside coffin. 1925: 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