Top of a headrest
Middle Kingdom, late Dynasty 11 or early Dynasty
Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit B
6.5 x 13.2 cm (2 9/16 x 5 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Trace of plaster on bottom.
From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit B. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 20, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition