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Fragment of limestone

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11
2040–1991 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5

Dimensions

Length x width: 2.2 x 1.8 cm (7/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-101

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

Fragment of limestone, white glaze, traces of hieroglyphs

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5. 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