Model jar on stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Djedkare Isesi
2381–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4631 B

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.2 x 2.6 cm (2 7/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

21.2870

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

On View

Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dummy jar.

Provenance

Giza, tomb G 4631 B. February 1914, excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition