Inlay fragment

Egyptian
Second Intermediate Period, Dynasty 14–17
1640–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Hu and Dendereh, Y 90

Dimensions

Width x length: 2 x 3.5 cm (13/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.731

Medium or Technique

Bone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

This piece of furniture inlay is made from a thin piece of animal bone and adorned with incised black circles and holes in the ends and sides.

Provenance

From Hu/Dendereh, Y 90: 1899: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession date: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription