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Model dish

1 small offering dish.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7132 A, door of chamber below. 1924: 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, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.8 x 5.15 cm (11/16 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

24.2884

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels