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Model vessel

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7757 A, Room IV

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.5 x 6.6 cm (2 3/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2624

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small cup roughly made.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) Room IV. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition