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Model dish

9 model dishes.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4631B, chamber. 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 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.2-1.8 x 3.1-4.7 cm (1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.991

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels