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Model saucer

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or Dynasty 6
2431–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4813 D

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.3 x 5.0 cm (1/2 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-11-80

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One model saucer; chipped and weathered.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 4813 D. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition