Slender shouldered jar with flaring neck (hes jar)
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft B, chamber
Height: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Hes-vase. Heavy bronze; slightly corroded; no welds or joints discernible. Perfect.
From Egypt, Deir-el Bersha, Tomb 10, pit B, chamber. 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.
Findspot Information: From Deir-el-Bersha, May 1915
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition