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Offering case for a goose

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Limestone case for goose; lower part only; yellow wash inside and out; broken into seven pieces. Fits 13.3482.


From Giza, tomb G 2385 A / 55. 1913: 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 6, 2350–2170 B.C.


Giza, Egypt


Length x width: 31 x 22 cm (12 3/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Stone; Limestone


The Ancient World


Religious and cult objects