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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2353 B4

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.3 x 5.8 cm (7/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5138

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small model offering saucer with red line around the base.

Provenance

From Giza, G2353 B4. 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