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Fragment of a Stick

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11-early Dynasty 12
2010–1961 B.C.


Place of Creation: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Likely from Tomb 10, shaft A

Accession Number

21.16717

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Personal accessories

Fragment of a stick, possibly from a walking staff. The wood has been smoothed, and is undecorated. The top of the stick is rounded, while the bottom is broken off and missing.

Provenance

Likely from Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition