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Model cylinder jar

Model cylinder jar.

Provenance

From Giza, G 5232 A, No. 19, deposit on floor east of coofin. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5, 2575–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.7 x 3.6 cm (2 5/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1736

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels