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Model ceremonial vase

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


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 3, pit A

Dimensions

5.2 cm (2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-572

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Lower part of small ceremonial pottery vase, fine red ware and yellow slip.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 3. 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