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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
2575–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 5232 A No. 19 deposit west of coffin

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.5 x 4.4 cm (2 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.1734

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model jar, irregular, not round in sections.

Provenance

From Giza, G 5232 A, No. 19, deposit on floor east of coofin. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition