Model vessel

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In pit G 7757 A in S. Room I

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 4.3 cm (7/8 x 1 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.803

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

A faience model vessel of bluish green color. Perfect.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) in S. Room II. 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