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Model vase

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11–early Dynasty 12
2040–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit B

Accession Number

21.381

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Faded green glaze. Hole in bottom for pegging to stand.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. May 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. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition