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Model vase

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7761 B

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.4 x 4.0 cm (3 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.797

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small model vase. Pointed bottom, rim chipped.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7761B. November 1929: 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