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Offering dishes

Three pieces of limestone like 29-12-71 and 29-12-72, but not hollowed out.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7754B. 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter x height: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.) x 2.0 to 2.7 cm (13/16 to 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2773

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels