Offering basin

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7500 E. of mastaba G 7560

Dimensions

Other: 11 x 18 x 8.5 cm (4 5/16 x 7 1/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1823

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Model rectangular offering basin. Traces of copper in depression. Crudely made. Eg. Inv. 11237 was found inside table.

Provenance

From Giza, street 7500 east of mataba G 7560. 1931: 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