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Basket of finely woven grasses

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .060 D. .064 H.

Accession Number

12.1246

Medium or Technique

Grass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

From offering box 12.1244.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: 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 Mesheikh. M / 104 / A.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition