Ear from a mask or coffin

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


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, 19 B

Dimensions

Length: 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.477

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Wooden human ear from a mask or coffin. The wood is painted. There are two holes and part of a pin.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El Bersha, Tomb 19B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition