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Model pot fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2551–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit of tomb chamber G 7210 B

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.5 x 7.0 cm (2 3/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

25.1715

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments glued together that make up half of a small, model pot like 25-1-518.

Provenance

From Giza, pit of tomb chamber G 7210B. 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