User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Beaker fragment

Fragment of mouth of small model vase (belongs with 15-5-259?)

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

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 2 x 2.4 cm (13/16 x 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-447

Medium or Technique

Anhydrite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels