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Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in court by G 2382

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.6 x 4.6 cm (3 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-102

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bored and rubbed, poor work, piece brokem from side.

Provenance

From Giza, in court by G 2382. 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