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Hes vase

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Mastaba 2001 A

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 15 x 4.5 cm (5 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-608

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bright blue faience hes vase like 21.456, but in fragments, partially restored but with pieces missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, mastaba 2001A. 1915: 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