Model jar on stand
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Impy, G 2381 A
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of a large collection of tools and vessels found in the same intact tomb, this poorly preserved copper model takes the form of a jar on a conical stand. The model in the photo is upside down.
From Giza G 2381 A (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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition