Part of the lid of a duck case

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2350–2170 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Accession Number

12-12-54

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Approximately three quarters of a lid for a duck case, composed of three joined fragments.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1912: 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.

Findspot Information: From Giza

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition