Offering table

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2009

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.7 x 16.5 cm (2 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

06.1883a-b

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

On View

Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Round offering table on a cylindrical base.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2009. 1906, excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1906: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: November 8, 1906)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition