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Model shield (now attached to 21.803)

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, Shaft A

Dimensions

Height: 15.3 cm (6 in.)

Accession Number

21.935

Medium or Technique

Wood

On View

Stanford and Norma Jean Calderwood Gallery (Gallery 119)

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Wood coated with plaster and painted in black, white and orange.

Provenance

From Deir el-Bersha. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition