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Inlay

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–about 1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF95

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 1.3 x 0.2 cm (2 3/8 x 1/2 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3660

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

Ivory strips, many in number. Similar to 13.3600 and 72.4675.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF95. 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