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Made in two pieces, the top of the base rounded to fit hollow in the under part of the table.

Provenance

Giza, tomb G 2416 D III. 1936, excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; awarded to the MFA by the Egyptian government. (Accession Date: August 1, 1937)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5, 2465–2323 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

37.1315a-b

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects