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Model offering vase

One model offering vase.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7753A, Debris of burial chamber. 1929: 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

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.0 x 3.0 cm (2 3/8 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2795

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels