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Model dish

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Khufu
2551–2528 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, East of G 7120

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 2.1 x 7.9 cm (13/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2898

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small, model offering dish, broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, east of G 7120. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition