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Model food pieces

Two model food pieces.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4733E. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 5 or Dynasty 6, 2446–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width: 3.8 x 3.3 cm (1 1/2 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1216

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels