Headrest base

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Terrace debris

Dimensions

3.7 x 10 cm

Accession Number

15-5-266

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Square with a circular raised area in the center. Fits with 15-4-203.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, terrace debris. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition