Fragment of painted stucco and cloth

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
2040–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht)

Dimensions

3 x 2.7 cm (1 3/16 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-97

Medium or Technique

Stucco, pigment, and cloth

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Fragment of stucco, painted black with a red zigzag stripe; cloth adhering to underside.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 4, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition