Shallow dish

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
2040–1926 B.C.


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

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.499

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red wash. Irregular black stains inside.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, tomb of Djehutynakht, tomb 10, shaft A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 1915; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition