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Model jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 7710 B

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.5 x 3.6 cm (2 9/16 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2547

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One rimmed, model, offering jar, with a yellowish color.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 7710 B. 1925: 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