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Fragment of khekher frieze

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, early Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19B

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .139

Accession Number

21.479

Medium or Technique

Wood, faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Fragment of wood inlaid with blue faience.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 19B. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition