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Model vessel

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, first half of Dynasty 5
2465–2394 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4714 A, chamber debris

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.0 x 3.2 cm (2 3/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-12-27

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Giza, G 4714 A, chamber debris. 1915: 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