Requires Photography

Tool

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
2040–1783 B.C.


Dimensions

8.7 cm (3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1108

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Model  Fragment of sheet bronze; perhaps model of knife ?

Provenance

From Deir-el-Bersha tomb 10B, May 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