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Model jar

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A small model limestone jar; not hollowed out; small opening only.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7766A, Debris of room. 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

Height x diameter: 6.3 x 3.6 cm (2 1/2 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2831

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels