Model hes jar
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit D
Overall: 7.9 cm (3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One of five model “Hes” vases. Blue glazed, hole in base for peg.
From Deir el-Bersha tomb 6d. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition