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Model offering jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2353 BI [42].

Dimensions

Length x diameter: 8.5 x 3.0 cm (3 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3093

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Long, thin model jar with double rim.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2353 BI [42]. 1913: 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