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Model vase

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4631 B, Chamber

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.3 x 2.7 cm (2 1/2 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2869

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dummy jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G4631B, Chamber. 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