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Model neckless jar

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Model jar with collared rim and flat base.

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2381 A. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II, 2246–2152 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5 x 4.2 cm (1 15/16 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.2957

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

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