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Hes vase

Hes vase, model. Translucent brown stone.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5 Pit D, chamber debris. April 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. Accessioned in 1921.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

21.459

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels