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Unknown wooden object

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


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, shaft A (Djehutynakht), chamber

Dimensions

4 x 15.8 cm (1 9/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-306

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

Unknown object, flat on one side, rounded on other, two holes.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 10, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, May 7, 1915; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition