Offering case in the shape of a joint of beef (lower part)
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2385
Height x width x length: 10.5 x 23.5 x 55 cm (4 1/8 x 9 1/4 x 21 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Offering case in the shape of a joint of beef that contained food offerings to the deceased. The interior and exterior were originally painted yellow.
From Giza, tomb G 2385 A / 73. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 4, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition