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Squat vase

Granite. Black and white mottled.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, Pit 6D. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA 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 or early Dynasty, 2040–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Accession Number

21.851

Medium or Technique

Granite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels