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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4341 A, shaft

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.9 x 3.8 cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

14.1031

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4341A, shaft. 1914: 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