Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb chamber, Pit 7111 C

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.0 x 2.4 cm (1 15/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1640

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

1 model cylinder jar.

Provenance

From Giza, Tomb chamber, Pit 7111 C. 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