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Model jar

One of three model jars made of limestone.

Provenance

From Giza, G4530A, Shaft of chamber. 1914: 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 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter (#3): 6.7 x 3.7 cm (2 5/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1017.1

Medium or Technique

White limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels