Round lid or tray

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F. 185

Dimensions

Height: 4 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3785

Medium or Technique

Grass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

The round lid or tray is made of plaited grass. It is slightly uneven in shape.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag. 1913: 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 Sheikh Farag. S.F.185

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition