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Model vessel

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or Dynasty 6
2420–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7152 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.0 x 3.4 cm (2 3/4 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2497

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model cylindrical jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7152 A. 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