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Model pot fragment

Half of a small model pot.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7210b pit. 1925: 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, Dynasty 4, 2551–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.2 x 7.3 cm (2 1/16 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1552

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels