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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4140 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.3 x 6.65 cm (7/8 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.2896

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Perfect; one small model offering dish.

Provenance

From Giza, G4140A. 1913: 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