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Model vase

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or 6
2465–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Mastaba G 4733 E

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.5 x 3.3 cm (2 9/16 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2857

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One small, dummy, model, offering vase with three incised bands.

Provenance

From Giza, Mastaba G 4733 E. 1914: 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