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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2360 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.0 x 6.6 cm (1 3/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

12-11-20a

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two fragments of one vessel. One of twenty-seven model bowls.

Provenance

From Giza, G2360A.1912: 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