Fragment of a Rounded Stick
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht)
Diameter x length: 1.8 x 30 cm (11/16 x 11 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Fragment of a round stick, possibly from a walking staff. The surface of the fragment is rough, still retains its natrual bark in some places, and is undecorated. Both ends of the stick are broken off.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 3, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition