Sixty-one roughly made limestone offering saucers and fragments of about [seven] others, [Type X b]; some with pieces broken from rims. Illustration: Yes. Illustration scale: 1:1
- Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
- Pit G 7753 A, debris of burial chamber
- Height: average: 1.5 - 1.7 cm Diameter: average: 3.3 - 4.8 cm; base, average: 2.5 - 3.5 cm
- Credit Line
- Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
- Object Ownership Information
- Date of Register Entry
- Object register entry for HUMFA_29-12-166 lists 61 complete and fragments of about eight other (69 total) model dishes. Actual number probably at least 70 total: 68 in collection of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (unaccessioned), and two in collection of Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM_16050, formerly EMC_JE_57003; and GEM_16051, formerly EMC_JE_57004).
Reisner, George A., and William Stevenson Smith. The Tomb of Hetep-Heres the Mother of Cheops: a Study of Egyptian Civilization in the Old Kingdom. A History of the Giza Necropolis 2. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1955, p. 100.
Subjects: Object register page:
Subjects: Object(s) photograph: Site: Giza; view: G 7753 , G 7774
Description: Limestone model vessels: top row: [G 7753 A] 29-12-166 (ten of sixty-one model dishes); second row: [G 7753 A] 29-12-166 (ten of sixty-one model dishes); third row: [G 7753 A] 29-12-167 (six model jars, three = MFA 29.2794), 29-12-168 (two model jars, one = MFA 29.2795), 29-12-166 (eight of sixty-one model dishes); bottom row: [G 7774] 30-12-99 (model jar), 30-12-100 (model jar), 30-12-97 (model jar), 30-12-96 (model jar), 30-12-102 (model offering table), 30-12-98 (model jar), 30-12-101 (model jar), 29-12-322 (= MFA 29.2831)
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