Model offering saucer
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2353 B2
Height x diameter: 1.8 x 5.4 cm (11/16 x 2 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Object is part of a group of sixty-seven offering vessels: 13.3087 to 13.3090, 13.3111 to 13.3118, and 13.3339 to 13.3393 (of which only 13.3339, 13.3353, 13.3372 to 13.3393 are present). All in the group have the field number 12-11-48, for which OR has: sixty-seven small offering saucers, two main types, bored and rubbed.
From Giza, G 2353 B2. 1912: 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