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Model vessel

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


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

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: height approximately .140

Accession Number

21.809

Medium or Technique

Cloth and plaster

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Cloth coated with white plaster. Much decayed and worm eaten.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha. 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