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Model pot fragment

1 fragment of a tubular pot.

Provenance

From Giza, East of Pyramid I-a. 1924: 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 width x depth: 8.6 x 1.95 x 1.4 cm (3 3/8 x 3/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2674

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels