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Model vessels

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7753 A, debris of burial chamber

Dimensions

Height (range) x diameter (range): 1.1 to 1.9 cm (7/16 to 3/4 in.) x 3.4 to 5.1 cm (1 5/16 to 2 in.)

Accession Number

29-12-166

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Sixty-eight model offering dishes; several in fragments are repaired.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7753 A, debris of burial chamber. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition