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Model pot

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7620 Y

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.1 x 8.4 cm (2 3/8 x 3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2674

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small model pot in five fragments, glued together.

Provenance

From Giza, pit G 7620Y. 1925: 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