Model sandal (right)
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A
Length: 25.7 cm (10 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This model left-foot sandal, is split into two sections. Holes are still plugged with dowels that comprised parts of the sandal’s “strap”/thong elements.
[Likely the match to one model sandal from the pair (both right) accessioned as 21.419a and 21.419b] See also 21.847a.
From Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (tomb of Djehutynakht). May 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: March 1, 1921)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition