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Model offering saucer

One of twenty-seven small offering saucers; alabaster; belonging to 13.3315 to 13.3337, all with field number: 12-11-20.

Provenance

From Giza, G2360A, Floor of chamber. 1912: 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

Accession Number

13.3326

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels