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Model offering jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1208 B II

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.5 x 3.5 cm (2 9/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

35-5-12

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One model jar with incised lines.

Provenance

From Giza, G 1208 B II. 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