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Model offering dishes

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4610, SE recess

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.5 x 3.7 cm (1 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

35-4-1c

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two flat-bottomed offering cups.

Provenance

From Giza, G4610, SE recess. 1935: 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