DELETE-Dupe of 23-12-169b
Overall: 234 x 3.7 cm A). Length x diameter (largest piece): 51 x 2 cm (20 1/16 x 13/16 in.)
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Long, straight staff now broken into three parts. This number corresponds to the upper half of the staff. It is made from a light-colored wood, that is smoothed, stripped of bark, and undecorated. The top of the staff is rounded, while the bottom (23-12-169b) is squared. There are slight cracks and water stains throughout the shaft of the staff.
From Sheikh Farag (tomb SF5105D), Egypt; 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition