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Model vase

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2469–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1501 (= mastaba G I)

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.9 x 3.2 cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

12.1521

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Colored dark red, one side ground off flat.

Provenance

From Giza,G 1501 (= mastaba G I). 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