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Hes vase

Bright blue faience hes vase like 21.456, but in fragments, partially restored but with pieces missing.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, mastaba 2001A. 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

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 15 x 4.5 cm (5 7/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-3-608

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels