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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or Dynasty 6
2431–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7152 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.0 x 5.9 cm (13/16 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2488

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One model saucer.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7152 A. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition