Stopper from model vase

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11
2040–1991 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 5 pit E, chamber (west side)

Dimensions

Diameter and height: 1.2 x 1.3 cm (1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-296

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small stopper from model vase.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5, pit E, west side of chamber. 1915: 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