Fragment of a model?

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


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

Dimensions

Width x length: 5.2 x 9.5 cm (2 1/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-146

Medium or Technique

Wood, stucco

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Unknown object, flat and rectangular, with remains of stucco and decoration in red. Dowel hole in edge.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 5, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition