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Model offering saucer

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2360 A, floor of chamber

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.6 x 6.9 cm (1 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3318

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

[One of twenty-seven] small model offering saucers. Alabaster. Belonging to 13.3315- 13.3337.

Provenance

From Giza G2360A, floor of chamber. 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