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Cylindrical stand

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S F 12

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.1 x 5.7 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3554

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Cylindrical stand. Two incised lines at one end and three at the other; two holes at one end, one half bored.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S.F. / 12. 1913: 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