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Offering case in the shape of a goose

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Limestone case for goose; lower part only; broken; yellow wash inside and out.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 2385 A/58. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, dynasty 6, 2323–2150 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .375 Length:

Accession Number

13.3487

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects