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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A, Chamber in floor sand

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.4 x 8.3 cm (15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

21.2900

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Broken and mended; incomplete. Small offering bowl.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340A, Chamber in floor sand. October 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