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Model dish

A shallow model dish made of travertine.

Provenance

From Giza, G4140A. 1913: 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

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, 2575–2467 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 6.7 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5625

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels