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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7524 C in fill

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.6 x 5.0 cm (5/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1522

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small model offering saucer with a round base.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7524C in fill. 1928: 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