Model offering saucer
Old Kingdom, dynasty 5–6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2360 A, chamber
Height x diameter: 1.8 x 4.3 cm (11/16 x 1 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Object is part of a group of thirty offering vessels, and one fragment: 12-11-9 (fragment), 13.3119 to 13.3124, 13.3286 to 13.3309. All in the group have the field number 12-11-9, for which OR has: 30 small offering saucers and fragment of another, no two are exactly alike, but there are six main types.
From Giza, G 2360 A, chamber. 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