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Accessory to serving statuette, vessels

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Two small painted limestone offering jars, attached together. Red-brown, top and inside black. MFA brown card.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7715 top. 1937: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA 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: 3.3 x 1.8 x 3.5 cm (1 5/16 x 11/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.2747

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture