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Model offering jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2385

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.7 x 4.0 cm (3 1/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3432

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Limestone; red wash. Broken in two, hole in bottom, not complete, red wash almost gone.

Provenance

From Giza G 2385. 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