Offering case in the shape of a goose

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .375 Length:

Accession Number

13.3487

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Out on Loan

Out On Loan

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Limestone case for goose; lower part only; broken; yellow wash inside and out.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 2385 A/58. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition