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Model offering table

Fragments; incomplete.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4631B. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.3 x 17.2 cm (1 11/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

14.993

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels