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Object from model boat

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11
2040–1991 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5

Accession Number

15-4-300

Medium or Technique

Blue faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Object from model boat (fragment) glazed and faded hole thru center with peg. Similar object and fragment of another. Four fragments.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 5. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition