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One fragment of a small joist

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, early Dynasty 11 or late Dynasty
2140–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha

Dimensions

60.4 cm (23 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-23a

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tomb equipment

One fragment of a section of a small joist with dowels

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 4, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition