Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5 to 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4733 E
Height x diameter: 6.4 x 4.4 cm (2 1/2 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; perfect; partially bored out; one of three model offering vases (21.2851, 21.2859).
From Giza, G 4733 E. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition