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Offering dishes

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4610

Dimensions

Diameter (top): 3.1 to 3.8 cm (1 1/4 to 1 1/2 in.); Diameter (bottom): 1.4 to 2.6 (9/16 to 1 in.)

Accession Number

35-4-1b

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thirteen small flat-bottomed dishes or cups.

Provenance

From Giza, G4610. 1935: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition