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Accessory to serving statuette: dish with cake(?)

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White limestone dish with cake (?) painted red-brown. May 20. MFA brown card.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7715a. 1937 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 9.8-11.2 cm (1 1/4 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.2745

Medium or Technique

Llimestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture