Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit B
Height x max. diam: 1.5 x 2.5 cm (9/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Blue faience model cup with hole for peg through center of bottom. Possibly part of a model vessel?
From Bersha tomb 10, pit B. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 20, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition