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Conical objects

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Userkaf
2465–2458 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4410 A, chamber debris

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.3 x 2.85 cm (7/8 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-12-60

Medium or Technique

White Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

10cones, 1 cylinder (model of jar cover?) white plaster painted yellow.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4410 A, chamber debris. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition