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Fragment-bright blue glaze

Fragment-bright blue glaze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb of Djetu-hotep. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, early Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 3.6 x 2.6 cm (1 7/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-413

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Unclassifiable objects, Fragments