Fragment of a model granary

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

Height x length: 14.2 x 23.2 cm (5 9/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-143

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Side of a small box, with decoration in red, two dowel holes in each side (belongs with 15-5-26?)

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