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Model vase

Faded green glaze. Hole in bottom for pegging to stand.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 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 12, 2040–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

21.381

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models