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Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2385 A, in debris

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.3 x 7.7 cm (7/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-108

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Roughly made, bored and rubbed.

Provenance

From Giza, G2385 A, in debris. 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