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Base with model offering jar

Wooden base with circular holes for six blue faience vessels. One tall shouldered vase still in place. Plaster preserved in other depressions. See 21.387b-g for remaining pieces.


From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, May 1915.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11–early Dynasty 12, 2040–1783 B.C.

Accession Number



The Ancient World


Religious and cult objects