Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, reign of Neferirkare
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 6040 B, Chamber debris inside door to pit
Height x diameter: 2.0 x 4.7 cm (13/16 x 1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
A model saucer made of alabaster that is partly broken (and repaired) along the rim.
From Egypt, Giza, G6040B, Chamber debris inside door to pit. 1925: 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