Model collared beaker on stand
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Impy, G 2381 A
Height: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Part of a large collection of model tools and vessels found together in an intact burial chamber, this copper model replicates a collared beaker on a stand. The collar tapers upwards and the mouth of the beaker is small. A band of decoration separates the beaker from the stand. The base is flat.
From Giza, G 2381 A (the tomb of Impy). 1912: 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.
(Accession date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition