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Model vessel

One jug-like, model vessel, with rim and handle.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit 7111 D. 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, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 4.1 x 4.1 cm (1 5/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2042

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels