Base for model figures

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
2040–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht), chamber

Dimensions

Width x length: 12 x 29 cm (4 3/4 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-394

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Rough base for model figures, one man in place. Found with 4 figures.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A chamber. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 8, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition