Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht), debris
Height: 5.5-10 cm.
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Set of four model loaves(?), with remnants of plaster at the base of each. Two complete, two broken. Base (e) missing.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, April 27, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition