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Model table and four model vessels

This object set includes a simple wooden base (not shown in photo) [e] with four model vessels [a-d] of faience (included in photo along with an additional model vessel, 21.390). Two of the vessels are hes-vases of similar size, while two are beakers/cups with flaring sides. Although...

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Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, tomb 10, shaft A (tomb of Djehutynakht). May 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. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 – early Dynasty, 2010–1961 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

21.388a-e

Medium or Technique

Faience, wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment, Models