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Model pot

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2551–2494 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7430 tomb chamber fill

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.6 x 2.8 cm (1 13/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2165

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small model offering pot, like 25-1-452.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7430C, tomb chamber fill. 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