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Cartonnage fragment

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Shaft 19B

Accession Number

15-5-803

Medium or Technique

Plaster

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coffins and sarcophagi

Fragment of plaster painted yellow, blue and white, impression of fabric on back.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19, pit B. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition