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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Userkaf
2465–2458 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4520 b

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.9 x 4.8 cm (3/4 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.2892

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Perfect; one of five model dishes (21.2891-5).

Provenance

From Giza, G 4520 b. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University– Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition