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Model pots

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4530 A, Shaft of chamber

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.0 x 4.0 cm (1 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1012

Medium or Technique

Llimestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two limestone model pots or basins with spouts.

Provenance

From Giza, G4530A, Shaft of chamber. 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