Offering case for a round cake

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2385 A

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .288 D.

Accession Number

13.3490

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Base of a limestone case for a round cake; broken; yellow wash inside and out; probably belongs with 13.4306.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2385 A. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: From Giza. G 2385 A / 64

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition