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Two copper model dishes; previously stuck together.

Details

  • ID
    MFAB_13.3239a-b
  • Department
    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
  • Classification
    Vessels
  • Findspot
    Pit G 2381 A, chamber
  • Material
    Copper
  • Dimensions
    Diameter: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Object Ownership Information
    MFA
  • Period
    Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkare Pepi II
  • Date of Register Entry
    2288–2194 B.C.
  • Notes
    These objects were excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, it was registered but their original registration numbers are unknown. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
  • Remarks
    MFA 13.3239a-b originally registered, but registration numbers unknown. These model dishes probably two of group of thirty-six model dishes registered as 12-12-519 – 12-12-554 (no photo) tomb sheet numbers 306 – 341.

Tombs and Monuments 1

  • G 2381

    • Site Name Western Cemetery

Unpublished Documents 2