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Figures from a model boat

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
2040–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht), chamber

Accession Number

15-5-215

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Eight figures from model boats, with a large number of arms from additional figures. Also, small box of plaster debris. Currently only the debris is catalogued under this number. For additional portions of the group, see Eg.Inv.10209, Eg.Inv.10224, Eg.Inv.10229.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 6, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition