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Fragment of a sandal

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

5.6 x 24.5 cm (2 3/16 x 9 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-305

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts, The Ancient World

Classifications

Costumes

Half of a sandal. Matches 21.419b (15-5-591).

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 7, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition