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Fragments of model vessels

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Debris between tombs 13 and 20

Dimensions

Largest: 4 x 2.7 cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/16 in.) Smallest: 1.4 x 0.9 cm (9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-448

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four small fragments of model vases

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, debris between Tombs 13 and 20. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition