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Model vessel

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, end of Dynasty 4
2490–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7350 A, under the sarcophagus

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 3.8 x 5.9 cm (1 1/2 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2508

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small cup.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7350 A, under the sarcophagus. 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