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Model offering saucer

Object is part of a group of thirty offering vessels, and one fragment: 12-11-9 (fragment), 13.3119 to 13.3124, 13.3286 to 13.3309. All in the group have the field number 12-11-9, for which OR has: 30 small offering saucers and fragment of another, no two are exactly alike, but there are six...

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Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: Giza G 2360 A / chamber.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, dynasty 5–6, 2465–2152 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

13.3307

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels