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Model offering stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or 6
2465–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 4733 E

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.1 x 9.4 cm (2 3/8 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2835

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

One model offering stand in perfect condition, forms a complete table with 21.2902.

Provenance

From Giza, Mastaba G 4733 E. 1914: 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