Basket

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F. 177

Dimensions

Diameter: 9.4 cm (3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3787

Medium or Technique

Fibre

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

The basket is plaited fibre with two fibre loopson the inside. The basket does not sit evenly.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag. S.F.177

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition