Model bag-shaped jar with flaring rim

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19, shaft B, debris

Dimensions

Height: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.914

Medium or Technique

Stone

On View

Stanford and Norma Jean Calderwood Gallery (Gallery 119)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brown and white veined stone; oval form; rim chipped; natural veining forms regular pattern.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition