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Model vessel

Small cup roughly made.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) Room IV. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis, 570–526 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.5 x 5.8 cm (1 3/4 x 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2625

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels