Model spouted jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Djedkare Isesi
2381–2353 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 4140 A

Dimensions

Height by diameter: 6.7 x 5.8 cm (2 5/8 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2620

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

On View

Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model spouted jar.

Provenance

Giza, tomb G 4140 A. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, November 1913.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition