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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
2575–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G tomb 40/X

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.3 x 3.8 cm (1/2 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.1522

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One small model offering saucer.

Provenance

From Giza, G tomb 40/X. 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