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Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5063

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 16.2 x 17.6 cm (6 3/8 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.735

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Bronze. With projection to fit in handle.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5063. November 1923: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