Round lid or tray

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S.F. 167

Dimensions

Diameter: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3786

Medium or Technique

Grass

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Furniture

The round lid or tray is made of plaited grass.

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.167

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition