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Model offering dishes

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, first half of Dynasty 5
2465–2381 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4714 A, chamber

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.0-1.7 x 3.6-5.5 cm (3/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

35-12-5

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

13 small model offering dishes

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 4714 A, chamber. 1935: 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