Two votive ears

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1783 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 189

Dimensions

Overall (a.): 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.) Overall (b.): 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3838a-b

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Religious and cult objects

Well-modeled, covered with stucco and colored yellow-brown. May have been attached to mummy cartonnage; larger lumps of stucco on back side.

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, SF 189.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition