Base for a model
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit B
2.3 x 5.8 x 14.4 cm (7/8 x 2 5/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Stand for model figure, with top part of both feet in the slots, top of stand painted black; edges dark red. Head and one arm of a model figure.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit B. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 20, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition