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Headrest

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .19 H.

Accession Number

04.1783a-c

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Soft wood; in three sections; cracked.

Provenance

From Asyut. 1903: excavated by Emile Gaston Chassinat and Charles Palanque for the Institut francais d'archeologie orientale, Cairo; 1904: purchased for the MFA by Albert M. Lythgoe.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund