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Offering basin

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Model rectangular offering basin. Traces of copper in depression. Crudely made. Eg. Inv. 11237 was found inside table.

Provenance

From Giza, street 7500 east of mataba G 7560. 1931: 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

Other: 11 x 18 x 8.5 cm (4 5/16 x 7 1/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1823

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects