Fragmentary relief of birds
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11
Height x width x depth: 16.7 x 9 x 4.2 cm (6 9/16 x 3 9/16 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The fragment is executed in raised relief. the surviving decoration portrays parts of two birds standing on two incised bands of decoration. Traces of red and brown paint remain. The fragment is chipped on all edges.
By date unknown: collection of George Kenneth; to his niece, Nancy Q. Whalen-Rude; 1994: givento the MFA by Ms. Whalen-Rude.
(Accession date: June 22, 1994)
Gift of Nancy Q. Whalen-Rude