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Jar from a model

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11
2040–1991 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5

Dimensions

10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-130

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Roughly carved wooden jar with stopper.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5. 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