Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11–early Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19B, chamber
Height x diameter: 4.7 x 4.3 cm (1 7/8 x 1 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Small model vase. Mass of hard, brown foreign matter adhering to side, resin?
From Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19B, chamber. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt (accessioned 1921).
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition