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Model dish

One small model offering saucer. In group with 25-1-464 to 25-1-517.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit tomb 7111C, Chamber. 1925: 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: 1.4 x 4.6 cm (9/16 x 1 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.1693

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels