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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2360 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.4 x 4.6 cm (3 5/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-11-8

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dummy jar, broken, bottom only, like 12-11-7.

Provenance

From Giza, G2360A (chamber). 1912: 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