Fragments of a box or model granary

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


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

Dimensions

13.5 x 1.6 x 19.7 cm (5 5/16 x 5/8 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-301

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

Two ends of a small box, remains of stucco covering and decoration in red, upper edge curved (belongs with 15-5-26 and 143?)

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 7, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition