Model of oxen and driver

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 35 x 23 cm (5 7/8 x 13 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1649a-d

Medium or Technique

Wood, gesso and pigment

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Coated with stucco and painted black and white.

Provenance

Said to be from Deir el-Bersha. 1903: Purchased for the MFA in Cairo from P. Kitycas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1648-03.1650) for £36. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund