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Model food offering

Very small model cone; broken on bottom; part of a series of model dishes and model cones numbering from 25-2-409 to 25-2-483.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7510, Exterior chapel. 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, Dynasty 4, reign of Khephren, 2520–2494 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter of base: 4.25 x 2.3 cm (1 11/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2302

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels