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Model food offerings

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11–early Dynasty 12
2040–1783 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .155

Accession Number

21.469a-b

Medium or Technique

Cartonnage

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Two model food offerings, probably bread loaves. Linen, coated with plaster, one painted black, the other yellow.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From El Bersha, Pit 10A, between coffin 4 and east wall, May 1915.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition