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Fragments

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF Grave 5 of large mud wall

Dimensions

Largest: 1.5 cm (9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-260

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Fragments

These are corroding bits of copper. They are so deteriorated that the original form is unidentifiable. See 13.5243, also from this field number.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag SF Grave 5 of large mud wall . 1913: 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