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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4510 A, chamber debris

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.3 x 5.8 cm (2 1/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-12-43.2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two model jars.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4510 A, chamber debris. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition